Today we will wrap things up by looking at Buffalo’s prospects at the center
Star rating read as follows:
5 stars = Superstar potential
4 stars = A First Rate NHL player. Above average player
3 stars = Good NHL future. An average NHL player.
2 stars = Good minor league player. A below average NHL player.
1 star = Career minor leaguer. Emergency NHL help.
Torrey DiRoberto 5-11 180 19 Seattle (WHL) 2 ½ stars
Acquire: 1997 5th round Draft pick, 128th overall
Stats look: as of 1/15/98
15gm 7g 6a 13 pts +2 17 pim
Torrey was drafted last year as a 19-year-old. He is like Brian
Holzinger, similar size, skill and speed. Though perhaps a better
The 97-98 season has proven a difficult one for Torrey. First, he was injured
during last season playoff run. The result was shoulder surgery, which the
Sabres medical team recommended. This kept him out of the Sabres training
camp, plus most of the first three months of the WHL season. He only began to
play in late November. Being out for so long more than likely destroyed his Read more»