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WHOM WOULD YOU RATHER HAVE?
Kostya Kennedy
December 11, 2000
ROD BRIND'AMOUR HURRICANES CAfter a disappointing 22 points in 45 games last season, the 6'1", 202-pounder had only 11 points in 25 games through Sunday, despite averaging more than 22 minutes of ice time per game.
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December 11, 2000

Whom Would You Rather Have?

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ROD BRIND'AMOUR
HURRICANES C
After a disappointing 22 points in 45 games last season, the 6'1", 202-pounder had only 11 points in 25 games through Sunday, despite averaging more than 22 minutes of ice time per game.

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ROB NIEDERMAYER
PANTHERS C
After a disappointing 33 points in 81 games last season, the 6'2", 204-pounder had only eight points in 24 games through Sunday, despite averaging nearly 22 minutes of ice time per game.

The Verdict: Niedermayer, 25, is younger and better defensively, but Brind'Amour, 30, still has 70-point potential, which makes him our choice.

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