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Originally Posted by LegionOfDoom91 View Post
Hartnell barely played in juniors since he made the jump to the NHL at 18. He was also a top 10 pick.

Simmonds is comparable though since he didn't have a big season until his last year of eligibility like Laughton.
Not really comparable. Simmonds was a late bloomer. He went undrafted in his first year of draft eligibility and didn't even play major junior until 18. The adjustment to the league along can be attributed to his success as a 19 year old. Laughton's been in the O since he was 16.

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