Can Krug continue impressive debut? 

May, 28, 2013
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Torey KrugBrian Babineau/NHLI/Getty ImagesTorey Krug's impact in Boston has been immediate and profound.
It wasn't as if Jeff Blashill wasn't familiar with Torey Krug. Blashill saw Krug play some on his midget team in Michigan and had seen him at a Team USA tryout, and was impressed with his skating.

But when it came time to draft the 5-foot-9 defenseman to play for the Indiana Ice before the 2008-09 season, Blashill passed, like every other USHL general manager and coach.

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