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Keep An Eye On These GMs

from Dan Rosen of NHL.com,

NHL.com has identified seven of the League’s GMs that should be exciting to follow for the next several months because they’re still trying to make their marks on their teams and cities:

Rick Dudley, Atlanta

The new man in control of the Thrashers’ roster decisions began the overhaul by pilfering several key pieces off the Chicago Blackhawks’ championship roster. Dudley traded for Dustin Byfuglien, Ben Eager, Andrew Ladd and Brent Sopel in late June. He also signed former Blues goalie Chris Mason earlier this month.

The Thrashers have made the playoffs just once in their 11-year history, and they didn’t win a game in that series against the New York Rangers in 2007 after capturing their only Southeast Division title. Dudley is trying to change the culture in Atlanta, and he’s still got work to do.

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