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Penguins #7 prospect

View Poll Results: Who is our #7 prospect?
Kenneth Agostino (20, Yale/ECAC) 0 0%
Teddy Blueger (17, Shattuck St. Mary's/USHS) 3 2.36%
Robert Bortuzzo (23, Wilkes-Barre/AHL) 0 0%
Nick D'Agostino (22, Cornell/ECAC) 0 0%
Ben Hanowski (21, St. Cloud State/WCHA) 0 0%
Tom Kühnhackl (20, Niagara IceDogs/OHL) 6 4.72%
Olli Määttä (17, London Knights/OHL) 111 87.40%
Brian Strait (24, Wilkes-Barre/AHL) 1 0.79%
Eric Tangradi (23, Wilkes-Barre/AHL) 6 4.72%
Dominik Uher (19, Spokane Chiefs/WHL) 0 0%
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07-29-2012, 02:34 PM
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Nothing else Maata's
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"I don't care anymore... nothing else Maattas."

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is there any reason for anyone to vote kuhn over tangradi?

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is there any reason for anyone to vote kuhn over tangradi?
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as for non-aesthetic reasons, i'd like to hear some as well.

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is there any reason for anyone to vote kuhn over tangradi?
Not that I agree with it by any stretch of the imagination, but I'd suppose it might be because Tangradi's inability to score at the NHL level is quite a bit more visible to the average fan than Kuhnhackl's struggles to score in the OHL last year.

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Not that I agree with it by any stretch of the imagination, but I'd suppose it might be because Tangradi's inability to score at the NHL level is quite a bit more visible to the average fan than Kuhnhackl's struggles to score in the OHL last year.

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add Zatkoff, if he is eligible

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is there any reason for anyone to vote kuhn over tangradi?

No. They both had somewhat "off" years, and even moreso for Kuhn, although I feel his coaches, the suspension & injury were part of that. Both remain good prospects and could still become great, but neither had the kind of years where they solidified themselves as blue-chippers. Given Tangradi performed reasonably and has improved every season at the AHL level, I think that's why he's clearly ahead right now.

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i'd be sweet to see Määttä get 90% of the vote.

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Hey wait a minute...



"I don't care anymore... nothing else Maattas."



I think it gets interesting after this closes.

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No surprise Maatta wins this one.

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In the words of The Rock: "It doesn't Maatta what your name is!"
I cannot wait to use this when he comes up.

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so...that was close.

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is there any reason for anyone to vote kuhn over tangradi?
As someone who voted for Kuhnhackl, let me explain ...


I misread his 2010-11 stats (39 goals in 63 games) as being his 2011-12 stats.


Seriously. This avatar isn't just for show.


I'd like to rescind my votes in these past two rounds. Oh, and someone really needs to update his Wikipedia page.

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As someone who voted for Kuhnhackl, let me explain ...


I misread his 2010-11 stats (39 goals in 63 games) as being his 2011-12 stats.


Seriously. This avatar isn't just for show.


I'd like to rescind my votes in these past two rounds. Oh, and someone really needs to update his Wikipedia page.
fair enough.

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As someone who voted for Kuhnhackl, let me explain ...


I misread his 2010-11 stats (39 goals in 63 games) as being his 2011-12 stats.


Seriously. This avatar isn't just for show.


I'd like to rescind my votes in these past two rounds. Oh, and someone really needs to update his Wikipedia page.
I wouldn't trust Wikipedia pages for any players who are not very well known or high profile prospects. Odds are a lot of the lesser known guys do not have updated information / totally accurate information in their profile, most of the time.

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I wouldn't trust Wikipedia pages for any players who are not very well known or high profile prospects. Odds are a lot of the lesser known guys do not have updated information / totally accurate information in their profile, most of the time.
I know, I know. It was one of those cases where as I was about to vote, I said to myself, "Self, I wonder what Kuhnhackl's numbers were last year." And then I screwed things up further by not bothering to check the years.

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Bryan Rust. Write-in vote. The comeback is on, Maatta better watch his back!

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Rusty! The only Rusty we could've used this summer is Rusty from PHX, along with that Vermette character. But I digress.

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