Originally Posted by Big Ev
Pierre McGuire was talking about some guy in Hartford that lit it up in the NHL playoffs and couldn't even hold a roster spot in the AHL. His point was that the AHL is pretty wonky and a lot more wild than the NHL. We've seen Elliott have success in the NHL so I wouldn't be too worried. I wouldn't be concerned with anybody's low stats in the AHL at this juncture of the season anyway. With the lockout, offenses are more balanced and points are more spread out.
I agree. Not saying that Elliott is the next Shattenkirk but Shattenkirk in 2010-2011: 10G - 0pts