Petteri Nokelainen

Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 194
Birth Place: Imatra, Finland
Draft: 2004 1st round (16th pick) by the
Shoots: R
  • Should the Winnipeg Jets trade for Nathan Beaulieu?
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    Should the Winnipeg Jets trade for Nathan Beaulieu?

    At one point Nathan Beaulieu of the Montreal Canadiens was thought to be a very good defenceman. In a lot of ways he is, but he has struggled at times in Montreal and there are thoughts that he might be on his way out. If the Canadiens intend on trading him, should the Jets look into acquiring him and what would the cost be to do so? First of all, Beaulieu is a good defenceman, but he struggles with decision making. He has played on both the Habs first and third pairs this past season and has both found success and struggled depending on his deployment. Beaulieu’s tools are there though and some of his development and decision making problems might be atrributed to playing for a head coach who