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06-30-2013, 09:45 PM
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Looks a lot like Eller.
I feel the same way. He's hustling all over the ice like Eller did this past year.

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please forgive me but where are the french canadien players?is this bob gainey
who cares about the french players .montreal should draft the best players !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Honestly, it's not really the player itself. Just that my biggest dissapointment of that draft was to have passed on Dauphin and Carrier. Not having Poirier is also dissapointing but there's nothing we could have done. I understand the Fucale at 36. But De La Rose at 34 is tough to take and we will have to wait his development. But I will say right now that I'm expecting Dauphin AND Carrier to play much bigger roles on their team....unless Carrier goes all Bourret on me.
With Hudon on his team you have to think the Habs saw a ton of Dauphin. It's not like the Habs were shy about the Q (4/8 picks were from there) so I guess they see something really good in DLR.

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probably the best player of an extremely disappointing draft. Mccarron? De la rose? Fucale? Lehkonen? This is the draft that we were all looking forward to? This was the draft that we were hoping would dramatically improve the core talent depth of the team? I was of the opinion that moving up in this draft would have been counter productive because of the cost. But this was based on the assumption that we drafted wisely. I would easily rather have morin or horvat than the first three players we drafted. Could we have moved up to the bottom of the top 10 for our 25th, 34th and 36th picks? We'll never know, but seeing what we did draft, i wish we would have tried. I repeatedly wrote that i hoped timmins would draft wisely. From my review of the choices, my hopes went unanswered.
tell us who you would have picked at 25.....34............36.........55.......... And we will compare them in 3 or 4 years

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I had DLR at 34th so obviously I can't complain.

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Happy with the pick he looks to have wheels and likes to play along the boards.

I see a line with eller and collberg in the future. That would be a great line.

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Probably the best player of an extremely disappointing draft. McCarron? de la Rose? Fucale? Lehkonen? This is the draft that we were all looking forward to? This was the draft that we were hoping would dramatically improve the core talent depth of the team? I was of the opinion that moving up in this draft would have been counter productive because of the cost. But this was based on the assumption that we drafted wisely. I would easily rather have Morin or Horvat than the first three players we drafted. Could we have moved up to the bottom of the top 10 for our 25th, 34th and 36th picks? We'll never know, but seeing what we did draft, I wish we would have tried. I repeatedly wrote that I hoped Timmins would draft wisely. From my review of the choices, my hopes went unanswered.
well if all the NHL teams`would get their heads out of their ass and hire you as the head of scouting damn.....just imagine

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tell us who you would have picked at 25.....34............36.........55.......... And we will compare them in 3 or 4 years
Erne, Zykov, Fucale, Lehkonen!

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Probably the best player of an extremely disappointing draft. McCarron? de la Rose? Fucale? Lehkonen? This is the draft that we were all looking forward to? This was the draft that we were hoping would dramatically improve the core talent depth of the team? I was of the opinion that moving up in this draft would have been counter productive because of the cost. But this was based on the assumption that we drafted wisely. I would easily rather have Morin or Horvat than the first three players we drafted. Could we have moved up to the bottom of the top 10 for our 25th, 34th and 36th picks? We'll never know, but seeing what we did draft, I wish we would have tried. I repeatedly wrote that I hoped Timmins would draft wisely. From my review of the choices, my hopes went unanswered.
You sound like a Minister. Only God and TT knows what happening.

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Had an odd feeling we were grabbing him.

Have an odd feeling he'll make it full time.

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Can't believe we couldn't pick a first line center with size and skill with the 34th pick
Galchenyuk and Eller are the future centers of this hockey club. i really dont know why you need another one...we need WINGERS dude, and wingers with size, and buddy, we just GOT some.

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He really sounds like Eller to me.
Eller has much better hands. De La Rose is a smart player though, not to mention tough.

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Watching the interviews, TT and MB seem absolutely delighted to get him. Huge smiles on their faces when asked about him.

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low risk high reward type of pick. Seems to play a north south game with a lot of grit and speed, with great hockey IQ (watch vids its pretty easy to see imho) ... decent hands but a simple game. His hands would ''look'' better if he was playing among peers instead of the 2nd div in Sweden imho. He keeps his game simple and plays hard. huge upside, but worst case he's a phenomenal 3rd liner - the kind you need to win.

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With Hudon on his team you have to think the Habs saw a ton of Dauphin. It's not like the Habs were shy about the Q (4/8 picks were from there) so I guess they see something really good in DLR.
Audette was also Dauphin's GM back in Esther-Blondin, so the Habs have the insight on the kid.

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I find it a little odd that some are whining about DLR and wanting Dauphin. De La seems like a bigger, faster more physical Dauphin. Maybe not quite as dynamic a compete level but very similar while addressing the size issue.

I think this is a great pick. Looks like he'll be a treat to watch.

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I find it a little odd that some are whining about DLR and wanting Dauphin. De La seems like a bigger, faster more physical Dauphin. Maybe not quite as dynamic a compete level but very similar while addressing the size issue.

I think this is a great pick. Looks like he'll be a treat to watch.
Dauphin and DLR are two very different players. DLR brings something the Habs didn't have in the pipeline while Dauphin plays a very similar game to Hudon.

I personally wanted De La Rose, but I expected him to go in the 40+ range.

As someone else posted, he's a jack of all trades. He's a very good skater, a big body that plays with character. He's also a leader and has confidence with the puck. Might lack the finish to be an eventual goal scorer in the NHL(read here 30+ goals per season), but he should become an NHLer.

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Probably the best player of an extremely disappointing draft. McCarron? de la Rose? Fucale? Lehkonen? This is the draft that we were all looking forward to? This was the draft that we were hoping would dramatically improve the core talent depth of the team? I was of the opinion that moving up in this draft would have been counter productive because of the cost. But this was based on the assumption that we drafted wisely. I would easily rather have Morin or Horvat than the first three players we drafted. Could we have moved up to the bottom of the top 10 for our 25th, 34th and 36th picks? We'll never know, but seeing what we did draft, I wish we would have tried. I repeatedly wrote that I hoped Timmins would draft wisely. From my review of the choices, my hopes went unanswered.
If you would have paid attention and listened to Bergevin you would know that Montreal did try to move up in the draft. Your comments are joke

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Could Jacob De La Rose be compare to Cal Clutterbuck?

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Could Jacob De La Rose be compare to Cal Clutterbuck?
De La Rose has more offensive upside, but the rest of their games are in the same mold.

I think Clutterbuck is his bottom tier, but he's got the potential to be much better.

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Taking the glass half full perspective:

1. Comparing his numbers with Zibanejad for Draft year and 2 years prior in same league (pro rated to same number of games)
DelaRose: 50-8-8-16 (SEL), 42-6-14-20 (J20), 22-12-11-23 (J18)
Zibanejad: 50-10-8-18 (SEL), 42-6-6-12 (J20), 22-4-4-8 (J18)

2. He had better offensive numbers in his league team on his Draft year and 2 years prior than Burakovsky. Burakovsky had a big offensive year and better numbers 1 year prior.

3. He's more than 6 months younger than Wennberg and Lindholm, and 3 months younger than Burakovsky.

4. In the tapes I watched in International Competitions, his skating and stickhandling were close to the other 3 Swedish top offensive prospects this year. To really distinguish him from the others I would have needed to have a bunch of viewings in their respective leagues... So I had to take the word of the scouting reports.


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