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12-03-2012, 12:10 PM
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Why didn't smith get an invite?
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12-03-2012, 12:10 PM
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*Obligatory Canucks fan comment congratulating Corrado on the invite.

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12-03-2012, 12:14 PM
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Boone Jenner and Tom Wilson would be a sweet 4th line. Don't know who else to put on that line but i can see Jenner and Wilson being a good hitting line.

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Good on canada no snuffs to really be upset about.

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Uhhhh, who cares who the captain is?

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Ceci was the biggest omission for me. Especially because he got an invite last year, isn't terrible this year, and two of his teammates got invites (Monahan and Graovac).

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It going to be interesting who they pick for the big ice. It's too bad its not in Canada because no one would have a chance against a checking line like:

Ritchie Jenner Wilson

But skating ability plays a huge factor in this. Does anyone know about the skating ability of some of the lesser knowns?

Lipon, Beauvillier, Sissons, Camara, Graovac?

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12-03-2012, 12:16 PM
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Uhhhh, who cares who the captain is?
If you dont care then dont worry about it

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12-03-2012, 12:18 PM
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RHN gets the C, likely A's are huberdeau, Harrington,Hamilton.

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12-03-2012, 12:18 PM
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Boone Jenner and Tom Wilson would be a sweet 4th line. Don't know who else to put on that line but i can see Jenner and Wilson being a good hitting line.
Camara is probably the most physical guy after Wilson. If they go the physical route Camara-Jenner-Wilson could be sick. They can skate and play too.

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12-03-2012, 12:21 PM
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I feel as if Murphy and Harrington are getting invites because they were previously on the team. There are better players that did not get the call.
Harrington was a stud last year and Murphy wasn't on the team. That was Murray. I was expecting better from someone with Hockey Guru in his name.

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Camara is probably the most physical guy after Wilson. If they go the physical route Camara-Jenner-Wilson could be sick. They can skate and play too.
Ive only seen Camara a few times but looks good to me.

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What about this late 2012 draft pick...Beauvillier? Since his point totals in QMJHL are low, he should be some defensive monster?
he isn't.

TBH, he has no business there. Bussières, Mantha and Carrier would have been much better candidates.

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Camara is probably the most physical guy after Wilson. If they go the physical route Camara-Jenner-Wilson could be sick. They can skate and play too.
That really is a dirty line

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How's he doing in the U.S. BTW? Where does he play, Boston College?
Tied for 2nd in points on Providence with 8 in 14 and tied for 2nd in goals with 4, its been a big transition for him.

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I understand giving RNH the C, he certainly has the most experience, but I would've liked to see it go to Murray, obviously before injury.

RNH just doesn't strike me as captain material.

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I don't think it would make sense if RNH was the captain. Despite being in junior hockey what is now over a year ago and being the same age, he has already played an entire season in the NHL so he isn't in the same situation as most of the guys on the team.

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12-03-2012, 12:23 PM
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Huberdeau,RNH ,Scheifele with Hamilton and Rielly on the backend and Subban in net. I don't even need to look at the other lines to know this team is an automatic medal contender.

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12-03-2012, 12:24 PM
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It going to be interesting who they pick for the big ice. It's too bad its not in Canada because no one would have a chance against a checking line like:

Ritchie Jenner Wilson

But skating ability plays a huge factor in this. Does anyone know about the skating ability of some of the lesser knowns?

Lipon, Beauvillier, Sissons, Camara, Graovac?
I'd like to see them go up against a U.S. fourth line of Matteau, Biggs, and Ryan Hartman.

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12-03-2012, 12:25 PM
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Who?
Colin Smith, WHL scoring leader

*I know that isn't saying anything about his pro prospects, but thought he'd get an invite

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12-03-2012, 12:27 PM
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Boone Jenner and Tom Wilson would be a sweet 4th line. Don't know who else to put on that line but i can see Jenner and Wilson being a good hitting line.
Yea. They wouldn't be much fun to play against.

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I'd like to see them go up against a U.S. fourth line of Matteau, Biggs, and Ryan Hartman.
I've watched Tyler Biggs all year for the Oshawa Generals. Huge plug with little hockey sense. Typical leaf pick.

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12-03-2012, 12:29 PM
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I am surprised Pouliot got an invite over Pulock.

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I've watched Tyler Biggs all year for the Oshawa Generals. Huge plug with little hockey sense. Typical leaf pick.
Riiiight. Take this to the U.S. thread.

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