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    Quote Originally Posted by SabresAllTheWay View Post
    This team is a bust. Put Eichel on a good team the kid would be a superstar.
    McDavid's team sucks too.
    My name is Ryan, and I am an anonymous Patriots fan. I was owned in a football bet by a resident of a country whose favorite sport is soccer. Here are some nuggets of my football knowledge:• We should have paid more than the Jets for pick #3 in the 2018 draft, since there will be no chance that we can draft Josh Rosen now.• The sky is falling - we lost Mike Gillislee.• Scott Chandler is going to blow up playing with Gronk.• Chris Hogan is going to blow up playing with Brady.• Tyrod Taylor will set the league on fire.

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    Quote Originally Posted by gunnar_zero View Post
    Hes producing at the same rate as other guys in his range. McDavid is paid more and is a better player, I agree.

    But Saying Mario Lemiuex is better than Jaromir Jagr doesnt make Jagr a bust.
    Just Buffalo's luck I guess.
    My name is Ryan, and I am an anonymous Patriots fan. I was owned in a football bet by a resident of a country whose favorite sport is soccer. Here are some nuggets of my football knowledge:• We should have paid more than the Jets for pick #3 in the 2018 draft, since there will be no chance that we can draft Josh Rosen now.• The sky is falling - we lost Mike Gillislee.• Scott Chandler is going to blow up playing with Gronk.• Chris Hogan is going to blow up playing with Brady.• Tyrod Taylor will set the league on fire.

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    You can see the lack of confidence in Eichels game. He knows he's not playing well. In result, you see a lack of shooting and terrible passing.

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    Who is Jack Eichel? Does Buffalo have a hockey team????
    "When I die I want to go peacefully, like my grandfather; not kicking and screaming like the other people in his car!"

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    Bust.
    My name is Ryan, and I am an anonymous Patriots fan. I was owned in a football bet by a resident of a country whose favorite sport is soccer. Here are some nuggets of my football knowledge:• We should have paid more than the Jets for pick #3 in the 2018 draft, since there will be no chance that we can draft Josh Rosen now.• The sky is falling - we lost Mike Gillislee.• Scott Chandler is going to blow up playing with Gronk.• Chris Hogan is going to blow up playing with Brady.• Tyrod Taylor will set the league on fire.

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    O’Reilly and Okposo are the busts.

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    The problem is that Jack is not a franchise player. Soon as he and the Sabres realize this the team will be better off.

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    Sad, but they did everything right except win the lottery. Not sure what else you can do except start over.

    I do like the point that Jack is not a super-superstar, you need someone else to fill that role. He is more like a Malkin, not a Crosby.

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    Eichel is an up and coming superstar, but he can't do it alone. He also will have great games and then have not so great games. McDavid is the same way. He is great and then where did he go.
    Sabres are still rebuilding. They are a young team with a new system and a new GM and a new coach. It may take a year, it may take two. They will eventually be good. Winning the lottery and drafting a top tier defensemen would help. Getting a real starting goalie would be a difference maker!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Zan186 View Post
    Eichel is an up and coming superstar, but he can't do it alone. He also will have great games and then have not so great games. McDavid is the same way. He is great and then where did he go.
    Sabres are still rebuilding. They are a young team with a new system and a new GM and a new coach. It may take a year, it may take two. They will eventually be good. Winning the lottery and drafting a top tier defensemen would help. Getting a real starting goalie would be a difference maker!
    Speed kills and lack of speeds kills a team in the NHL. Looking at the players in the system, I’m confident that the Sabres are developing the right type of talent. Guhle, Pu, Nylander, Bailey, Mittelstadt, et al are the right fit for the current NHL.

    It’s time to make some big moves and give these young guys some experience with the big club

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