Thread: Ville Koistinen
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07-03-2007, 01:48 PM
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Originally Posted by Jussi View Post
Considering his last season, I'd say Koistinen has more potential than an 8th defenseman.
He was huge in WHC finals and has played two excellent seasons in a row. For example Niskala was on a tryout for WHC team, but his level of play was not enough in international games. Koistinen is at the moment at least a step ahead of him.

I am sure that he has all the tools for a breakthrough and he would not have signed anything else than a one-way deal, because the salary in Swiss league would have been 5-10 times bigger than in AHL. There were other teams after him and at least STLīs Finnish scouts like him a lot.

I promise to listen the whole production of Milli Vanilli in one day, if Koistinen is a disappointment considering his salary.

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