Proposal Thread: Trying It Again
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02-24-2014, 06:23 PM
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Northern Alberta
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You make it sound like a 20 year old finding his game in the AHL is a bad thing haha.
Recent first round pick scoring at a 50 point pace since his slow start(1 point in first 12 games) as an AHL rookie.
Seems like a perfect return when you include Fayne who is a capable middle pairing guy.
Well I guess you value them higher than I do.
Maybe I undervalue Fayne somewhat but I don't see Matteau as any better than Pitlick who's basically in the same position (although a bit older).
I guess having both Matteau AND Pitlick does double the odds of having one of them play a bottom 6 role sometime in the semi-near future.
I'm not the biggest Gagner fan (far from it) but I was still hoping for a more impactful player than those 2.
Saying that... it may be a "realistic" return for Gagner.
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