Originally posted on The Predatorial  |  Last updated 1/19/12
photo courtesy Yahoo Sports 11:18 AM. January 19, 2012. Where were you, at exactly this minute?  What were you doing?  Who were you with? What were you wearing? Like the Kennedy assassination, man’s first step on the moon, and the E’s coverage of the Kardashian wedding, there are certain watershed moments in our society that everyone burns into their mental memory disk.  No matter how many years pass, you’ll always be able to rewind back to that very instant when some momentous event transpired. The moment that Nashville’s claim of Colorado forward Brandon Yip isn’t going to be one of those moments. Nonetheless, it merits a little bit of discussion.  The first question that springs to mind for most Predators fans is going to be: why?  The book on Yip is that he’s not a bottom six forward.  Like the Simon Gamaches and Brandon Bochenskis of the past, if he has any chance of succeeding, he needs a top six spot.  With the Predators faring reasonably well in scoring this season, why make
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