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Olympic Hockey Preview: Canada Unveils Roster; St. Louis and Giroux Omitted

Tuesday, January 07, 2014 @ 03:01 PM EDT - by Michael Clifford -

Michael Clifford was born and raised in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada and is a graduate of the Unviersity of New Brunswick. He writes about fantasy hockey and baseball for XNSports and FantasyTrade411.com. He can be reached on Twitter @SlimCliffy for any fantasy hockey questions.


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@SlimCliffy
@SlimCliffy

It's hard for me to imagine why they left Giroux off the team as well. Basically, they should have left Kunitz/Carter/Bouwmeester at home and brought St. Louis/Giroux/Seabrook. These seemed to be pretty obvious choices. They need a RH play-maker and Giroux would have fit very well with, say, Duchene/Tavares.

DanC
DanC

I hate the Flyers, but the exclusion of Claude Giroux is inexcusable. He brings all the elements desired: speed, skill, defense, leadership and versatility. Who cares that he started the season poorly as he recovered from that golf injury?

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