Prospect Info: 5th - 137: Wings select Jordan Sambrook (D)

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  1. Howard35

    Howard35 Registered User

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    Wow, another defenseman.
     
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    #137 Jordan Sambrook

    #82. Good value for Detroit

    Link: http://lastwordonsports.com/2016/06/20/2016-nhl-draft-scouting-reports-players-81-85/
     
  3. SoupNazi

    SoupNazi No Soup for You!!!

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    Well, we wanted them to select a bunch of defensemen.
     
  4. Howard35

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    Ansar Khan ‏@AnsarKhanMLive 29s29 seconds ago
    #RedWings take D Jordan Sambrook (Erie) in 5th round (137). 6-2, 186. Shoots R. Red Line: Unsung d-man is one of RLR’s favorite sleepers.
     
  5. Syckle78

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    Another good skating defenseman with some offensive touch. I'm happy.
     
  6. Frk It

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    Yes! I love this pick!
     
  7. Syckle78

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    Big,good skater and has offensive potential. Bout all we could ask for in the 5th.
     
  8. Number1RedWingsFan52

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    Yup Holland loading up on the D, Can't go wrong there.
     
  9. The Zetterberg Era

    The Zetterberg Era RIP Fugu

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    Big fan of this pick. This kid has a lot of talent in my opinion, just stuck behind some guys. Seriously stellar work to get him this deep in my opinion.
     
  10. cjm502

    cjm502 Bingo Bango!

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    Very happy with this pick, im shocked he did not go sooner.
     
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    I love this pick going to be a nice sleeper pick.
     
  12. Rzombo4 prez

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    Very nice use of a 5th-round pick.
     
  13. Zetterberg4Captain

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    other than that bit of an off ball early 2nd rd pick, loading up on dmen is exactly what we needed to do

    next year as well
     
  14. Run the Jewels

    Run the Jewels Lose for Hughes!

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    I am not a scout by any means. But I did have Jordan Sambrook as a potential guy for us to consider in the 2016 NHL Draft thread.

    Brock, who is a real deal prospect hound had this to say about Sambrook:

     
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    Great pick
     
  16. Fire Ken Holland

    Fire Ken Holland into outer space

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    This seems like a good pick. Wish they had taken more guys like this.
     
  17. Frk It

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    Yeah was really hoping for a CHL defenseman in the first 2 rounds.

    There were lots of them I liked.
     
  18. Shaman464

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    I like this pick, hopefully though one of our new defense prospect makes it, so burned out by all the busts.
     
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    -The Hockey News

    Future Considerations

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  20. Brock

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    Bruce Joker Professor X

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    Guy is the next seabrook ;)
     
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    Little bit of a "Larkin" type situation going on here.

    As in, Larkin was stuck behind Eichel, and thus was overshadowed. Our scouts really liked Larkin and were thrilled he fell that far.

    Hoping for a similar situation with Sambrook. Also like how a few of our posters were hoping for this guy before he was taken (was that FRK IT and a few others? don't remember)
     
  23. Leafs87

    Leafs87 Mr. Steal Your Job

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    You guys got a real steal here. I know the family very well. Great kid and his determination and attitude alone will push him to make the wings one day. I also helped coach his team when he was younger.
     
  24. Henkka

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    Thanks about this.

    Another right-hander I'm always a little bit more thrilled about. :)
     
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    Good. We can blame you if he busts ;)
     

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