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12-23-2013, 04:38 PM
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Originally Posted by jadeddog View Post
if we somehow end up with ekblad, you leave him in the OHL for another year at least, 2 if you are smart.... nurse you give one more year in the OHL and then at least 1 year in the AHL

dmen take *forever* to become difference makers in the NHL... lots jump to the NHL as 18-20 year olds, but pretty much none of them make an impact at that age
No you don't. You play them when they're ready. If Ekblad is ready next year, you don't waste everyone's time by having him in jr 2 more years

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