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07-30-2014, 11:02 PM
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Originally Posted by vadim sharifijanov View Post
i'm not really in favour of the "take out all non-canadians" method of cross-era analysis. but even if we pretend just this once that that method makes sense, and even if furthermore pretend that the population increase in canada between the 1950s and '90s would yield stronger competition from canadians also, i fail to see how these shenanigans could reasonably justify ranking jagr close to howe offensively.
I have to ask, why wouldn't one be in favour of the one constant across all eras?

Ie. the best Canadians are always in the NHL and make up to 50% to all of the elite top end talent in the league.

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