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Chris Thorburn • RW
Ht/Wt:6'3", 235 lbs.
Born:Jun 3, 1983 (36 yrs) in Sault Ste. Marie, Ont.
Experience:14 years
Drafted:Drafted by Buffalo in 2001 (2/50).
Shoots:R
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Scouting Report
Had good size and strength. Played the crash-and-bang game with aplomb. Was able to drop the mitts and could also play all three forward positions at the National Hockey League level. Was a sound penalty killer. Skated well. His lack of soft hands limited his ice time in the NHL. Was not a heavyweight, so his ability to enforce left a little to be desired (he lost a lot of fights).
Long Range Potential: Physical, versatile depth forward.
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