HFBoards

Go Back   HFBoards > NHL Eastern Conference > Metropolitan Division > New York Rangers
Notices

Prospect Poll: NYR Prospect #16

View Poll Results: Who is our #16 prospect?
RW Josh Nicholls 5 6.58%
D Ryan Graves 1 1.32%
D Calle Andersson 22 28.95%
C Steven Fogarty 11 14.47%
LW Anthony Duclair 27 35.53%
LW Adam Tambellini 10 13.16%
Voters: 76. You may not vote on this poll

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old
07-16-2013, 04:58 PM
  #26
Beacon
Sent to HF Minors
 
Beacon's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Country: United States
Posts: 8,137
vCash: 500
Quote:
Originally Posted by dumpin View Post
http://www.eliteprospects.com/player.php?player=32770

someone who put up some decent numbers and has decent size.. anyone know the knock on this kid
Failed to improve since the 2010-11 season.

Beacon is online now   Reply With Quote
Old
07-16-2013, 05:01 PM
  #27
Beacon
Sent to HF Minors
 
Beacon's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Country: United States
Posts: 8,137
vCash: 500
Quote:
Originally Posted by nyr2k2 View Post
What's the thinking behind Duclair over Tambellini? Is it just because Duclair skates fast? Tambellini seems like the more intriguing overall package. That seems to be reflected in their draft position as well.
I'm really opposed to us ranking the lower drafted prospects above the higher drafted ones before they played a game post-draft. It's ridiculous. I remember a couple of years ago McColgan was almost ranked above St. Croix because many felt they know better than Gorton and Clark. Fast forward two years and St. Croix is a very good prospect, while McColgan will be toiling away in the ECHL.

Beacon is online now   Reply With Quote
Old
07-16-2013, 05:15 PM
  #28
Gardner McKay
Hey Hey...
 
Gardner McKay's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Atlanta
Country: United States
Posts: 9,711
vCash: 50
Quote:
Originally Posted by Beacon View Post
I'm really opposed to us ranking the lower drafted prospects above the higher drafted ones before they played a game post-draft. It's ridiculous. I remember a couple of years ago McColgan was almost ranked above St. Croix because many felt they know better than Gorton and Clark. Fast forward two years and St. Croix is a very good prospect, while McColgan will be toiling away in the ECHL.
I have to admit, I thought McColgan could have been a decent player but never thought he was as good as St. Croix. You make a great point here.

__________________
"Never approach a bull from the front, a horse from the rear or a fool from any direction."
Gardner McKay is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
07-16-2013, 05:56 PM
  #29
bmoak
Registered User
 
bmoak's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Posts: 2,395
vCash: 500
Duclair. Add Borque.

bmoak is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
07-16-2013, 06:12 PM
  #30
Bird Law
Daisy's back.
 
Bird Law's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: Country Roads
Country: United States
Posts: 72,364
vCash: 500
Send a message via AIM to Bird Law
Quote:
Originally Posted by nyr2k2 View Post
What's the thinking behind Duclair over Tambellini? Is it just because Duclair skates fast? Tambellini seems like the more intriguing overall package. That seems to be reflected in their draft position as well.
Who knows? It's stupid. I never understood how anyone could automatically decide that a specific prospect is better without a year or so to let them develop.

Meh.

__________________
"Of course giving Sather cap space is like giving teenagers whiskey and car keys." - SBOB
"Watching Sather build a team is like watching a blind man with no fingers trying to put together an elaborate puzzle." - Shadowtron
"Used to be only Twinkies and cockroaches could survive a nuke. I'd add Habs to that. I'm convinced the CH stands for Club du Hypocrisy." - Gee Wally
Bird Law is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
07-16-2013, 06:25 PM
  #31
Fitzy
All Is Well
 
Fitzy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Posts: 19,916
vCash: 50
Until they get to the AHL (Or a pro league in Europe), it is really tough. Not even tough leagues like the WHL and NCAA are fully indicative of pro potential.

Fitzy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
07-16-2013, 06:53 PM
  #32
BrooklynRangersFan
Change is good.
 
BrooklynRangersFan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Brooklyn of course
Country: United States
Posts: 10,141
vCash: 500
Duclair, add Jean.

BrooklynRangersFan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
07-16-2013, 08:03 PM
  #33
Joey Bones
Registered User
 
Joey Bones's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Country: United States
Posts: 1,702
vCash: 500
Andersson add Bourque

Joey Bones is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
07-16-2013, 10:28 PM
  #34
darko
Registered User
 
darko's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Country: Australia
Posts: 30,086
vCash: 500
Calle, add Bourque.

darko is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
07-16-2013, 10:29 PM
  #35
darko
Registered User
 
darko's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Country: Australia
Posts: 30,086
vCash: 500
Quote:
Originally Posted by nyr2k2 View Post
What's the thinking behind Duclair over Tambellini? Is it just because Duclair skates fast? Tambellini seems like the more intriguing overall package. That seems to be reflected in their draft position as well.

I don't get it either. Some started voting for him 5 rounds ago.

darko is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
07-16-2013, 10:52 PM
  #36
Matt Carle Place
Man Gravity Forgot
 
Matt Carle Place's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: NYC
Country: United States
Posts: 626
vCash: 500
Tony Dukes. Add Levi Lucky Diesel Jean.

Matt Carle Place is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
07-17-2013, 12:39 AM
  #37
TheRedViper
Registered User
 
TheRedViper's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Niagara
Country: Canada
Posts: 1,292
vCash: 500
Quote:
Originally Posted by nyr2k2 View Post
What's the thinking behind Duclair over Tambellini? Is it just because Duclair skates fast? Tambellini seems like the more intriguing overall package. That seems to be reflected in their draft position as well.
Probably because he scored a few goals during the prospect camp...

TheRedViper is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
07-17-2013, 12:20 PM
  #38
mti79
Registered User
 
mti79's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Posts: 3,249
vCash: 50
nicholls, kid put up good numbers in the whl. Would like to see what he does at the next level. Add Spelling.

mti79 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Forum Jump


Bookmarks

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:51 AM.

monitoring_string = "e4251c93e2ba248d29da988d93bf5144"
Contact Us - HFBoards - Archive - Privacy Statement - Terms of Use - Advertise - Top - AdChoices

vBulletin Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
HFBoards.com is a property of CraveOnline Media, LLC, an Evolve Media, LLC company. 2014 All Rights Reserved.