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2014 Prospect Ranking Poll #5

View Poll Results: Vishnevsky, or Haller, if you prefer?
Aaltonen 0 0%
Andersen 29 50.88%
Bailey 0 0%
Berkovitz 0 0%
Besse 0 0%
Blacker 0 0%
Bobkov 0 0%
Clark 0 0%
Cooper 0 0%
Cramarossa 0 0%
Farragher 0 0%
Friberg 0 0%
Gagne 0 0%
Gallup 0 0%
Helgesen 0 0%
Illo 0 0%
Kase 0 0%
Kerdiles 7 12.28%
Kurtz 0 0%
Laganiere 0 0%
Leblanc 0 0%
Lind 0 0%
Manson 0 0%
Marcoux 0 0%
Megna 0 0%
Montour 0 0%
Noesen 0 0%
O'Brien 0 0%
A. Petersson 0 0%
M. Petersson 0 0%
Rakell 12 21.05%
Roy 0 0%
Sarault 0 0%
Sorensen 0 0%
Theodore 9 15.79%
Thompson 0 0%
Wagner 0 0%
Welinski 0 0%
Whitney 0 0%
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07-16-2014, 09:22 PM
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2014 Prospect Ranking Poll #5

From the last poll:Ritchie takes #4 with around 35% of the vote, despite a late comeback by Andersen. Psst - Andersen is an option, folks.


Each poll be open for 48 hours. If it's not close after 24 hours, I'll call it. If it is, it'll go the full 48. In the event of a tie after 48 hours, a 24-hour runoff will be held. The winner will get the open spot; the loser will go back into the pool, not get the next-lowest rank. The poll will go up to #25. Players are in the poll on the basis of HF's prospect criteria. Essentially, skaters with less than 65 games before the season of their 24th birthday, or goalies with less than 45 games before the season of their 24th birthday, are considered prospects. There are some nuances with respect to older-signed players, but I believe that applies only to Farragher and Andersen, who can remain a prospect for a bit yet.

Vote on players using whatever criteria you like. This isn't the readiness poll or the talent poll or the most-likely-to-be-best poll per se, it's just a survey of who we as Duck fans like.


Prior years results (that I could find):
2004-05 Lockout II Edition
2010 Edition
2011 Edition
2012 Edition
2013 Lockout III Edition
(if anyone can find other years, let me know and I'll add them)

yearrankProspectyearrankProspectyearrankProspectchangeyearrankProspectchangeyearrankProspectchange
20051Getzlaf20101Sbisa20111Etem+520121Palmieri+2 20131Gibson+6
 2Bryzgalov 2Fowler 2Holland+2 2Vatanen+2 2Lindholm+3
 3Perry 3Gardiner 3Palmieri+2 3Etem-2 3Silfverbergn/a
 4Smid 4Holland 4Vatanen+3 4Holland-2 4Etem-1
 5Holmqvist 5Palmieri 5REDACTED+11 5Lindholmn/a 5Rakell+3
 6Brent 6Etem 6DSP+7 6DSP0 6Holland-2
 7Kunitz 7Vatanen 7Gibsonn/a 7Gibson0 7Vatanen-5
 8Popovic 8Clark 8Rakelln/a 8Rakell0 8Kerdiles+1
 9Smirnov 9Mitera 9Maroonn/a 9Kerdilesn/a 9Noesenn/a
 10S. O'Brien 10Bonino 10Bonino0 10Karlsson+4 10Karlsson0
 11Saunders 11Deschamps 11Clark-3 11Andersenn/a 11Theodoren/a
 12Smith 12McMillan 12Fribergn/a 12Wagner+6 12Andersen-1
 13Glenncross 13DSP 13Deschamps-2 13Friberg-1 13Smith-Pelly-7
 14Korsunov 14Newton 14Karlssonn/a 14Clark-3 14Sorensenn/a
 15Konopka 15Bobkov 15Bobkov0 15Welinski+5 15Roy+2
 16Martensson 16REDACTED 16Macenauern/a 16Maroon-7 16Welinski-1
 17Foster 17Pielmeier 17Cramarossan/a 17Royn/a 17Wagner-5
 18Penner 18Sharp 18Wagnern/a 18Bobkov-3 18Laganieren/a
 19Klubertanz 19Heed 19Schofieldn/a 19Lind+2 19Friberg-6
 20Parenteau 20Manson 20Welinskin/a 20Cramarossa-3 20Thompsonn/a
 21Perrault 21N/A 21Lindn/a 21A. O'Brienn/a 21Saraultn/a
 22N/A 22N/A 22Newton-8 22Heed+3 22Cramarossa-2
 23N/A 23N/A 23Carlen/a 23Caputin/a 23Bobkov-5
 24N/A 24N/A 24Perlinin/a 24Coopern/a 24N/A 
 25N/A 25N/A 25Heed-6 25MansonNR 25N/A 

Notable Graduates:
DSP
Etem
Lindholm
Silfverberg

This year's results:
RankProspectyearly changeoverall change
1Gibson0+6 (since 2011)
2Vatanen+5+5 (since 2010)
3Karlsson+7+11 (since 2011)
4Ritchien/an/a

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Why is Andersen an option? Shouldn't he have graduated?


I still have Kerdiles above Andersen, even though I probably shouldn't. I think Andersen's upside is "good starter." But how do you compare that to "good 2nd liner?"

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anderson played a ton last year and is the starter this year, no way he is a prospect.

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Haller was better IMO.

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Haller was better IMO.
But did Haller ever piss off Brett Hull by repeatedly checking him, or give Shane Doan a sneer of doom?

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Why is Andersen an option? Shouldn't he have graduated?


I still have Kerdiles above Andersen, even though I probably shouldn't. I think Andersen's upside is "good starter." But how do you compare that to "good 2nd liner?"
I dunno. I'd say a "good starter" has a much longer career arc than a good second liner. But good second liners are harder to come by these days.

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My Shea Theodore fanboyism is showing.

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As long as Andersen is there i'll vote for him. Rakell/Kerdiles/Theodore after

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Voted Freedie, and not to toot our own horn, but god we're stacked.

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Doesn't make sense to not vote for Freddie here even though he is by all intents and purposes our starter for the time being, which I'd call a graduate but whatever. Him and then Kerdiles.

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Andersen
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Can't believe Andersen is still in the poll, he's my choice.

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My Shea Theodore fanboyism is showing.
High five!

But this time c`mon i voted Andersen! Next up - Theo

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Next one is going to be a hard one! Kerdiles vs Theodore vs Rakell.

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Voted Freedie, and not to toot our own horn, but god we're stacked.
Yup. Nice to see.

It's also interesting that this is the case even with the recent graduations: Lindholm, Etem, DSP, Silfverberg.

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But did Haller ever piss off Brett Hull by repeatedly checking him, or give Shane Doan a sneer of doom?
That's a good point.

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Yup. Nice to see.

It's also interesting that this is the case even with the recent graduations: Lindholm, Etem, DSP, Silfverberg.
And Holland traded away. Looking at last year's poll, the top 13 all have a good chance of being good NHLers. I don't think we're that deep this year, but it's still close even without those guys.

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anderson played a ton last year and is the starter this year, no way he is a prospect.
Andersen is an option here. But by your negation of Andersen being an option despite he's on the list, you're actually voting that Andersen's talent doesn't exist. ha ha ha

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Why is Andersen an option? Shouldn't he have graduated?


I still have Kerdiles above Andersen, even though I probably shouldn't. I think Andersen's upside is "good starter." But how do you compare that to "good 2nd liner?"
Here's a good way to see it: If your best player on the ice is the "good starter" in net, then you can win more games than if your best player on the ice for all forwards is a "good 2nd liner".

Actually, this year in Norfolk provided a good example of having a "good starter" with a numerous amounts of "good 2nd/3rd liners".

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Yea, Andersen it is.

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Yeah. We get about 75 votes in a full 2 days, and Rakell could catch him, but he won't.

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