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View Poll Results: Recognizing that the draft process is a team effort, what grade would you assign?
A - team got the best possible results 3 30.00%
B - not bad but could have done better 6 60.00%
C - average results nothing stellar 1 10.00%
D - seriously under-performed 0 0%
F - failure, complete miss 0 0%
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Old 05-05-2020, 03:13 PM
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I think IceDog fans would gladly take that over the uncertainty of Fantilli.
That's the whole point BS, why was there uncertainty?
  • Close to Toronto
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What was the hold-up? Coaching? Forgot to offer family member a job in the organization? NCAA versus OHL?
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That's the whole point BS, why was there uncertainty?
  • Close to Toronto
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  • Play with his brother
  • Great facility
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What was the hold-up? Coaching? Forgot to offer family member a job in the organization? NCAA versus OHL?
Unless someone is a close personal friend of the Fantilli family we will never know the actual answer to that.
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Unless someone is a close personal friend of the Fantilli family we will never know the actual answer to that.
Or if we had someone in the news media that owned big-boy pants and could ask questions
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It is really tough to evaluate a draft at this point. All of these players played against kids their own age and will now have to play against much older and in most cases much stronger players. In addition they will be moving away from home. Add to that that coaching becomes the single most important factor in development of players at this age and I think we all have to just wait and see.
Hate to be a spoil sport; do we have a coach=developer or a coach=winer/developer/"f" bomber?

These young men need to believe in something/someone. Can BB step up to the plate?

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Or if we had someone in the news media that owned big-boy pants and could ask questions

Kent Brockman from the Simpson?s asks tougher questions than the ?reporters? who cover the Icedogs lol


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The hope for Halliday and the fantasy for Fantilli, yet neither came this way. At least with Fantilli it wasn't a wasted pick but if any team was poised to take him this year, the Cinderella story should have been Niagara not Saginaw, late in the first round.
Where in the late first round??
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Where in the late first round??
18th... Saginaw?

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