Thread: Proposal: Van-LA
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05-25-2008, 01:54 PM
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Originally Posted by kinganze View Post
I think both players are under valued because they haven't had a chance to develop into the players they were projected to be, when each team drafted them. Although Lewis was a first round draft pick, i think he is projected to be a third line center, that will be a good forechecker, play a solid defensive game and chip in with roughly 20 goals a year. He was compared to a poor man's brindamour when he was scouted.
I don't see lombardi trading away an unproven asset, for another unproven asset. It really doesn't make sense for either team, unless they are parts of a bigger deal....

Such as,

To Van/
Dallas 1st Rd Pick

To La
No, we're not trading Bieksa for a small forward.

edit: and that proposal completely screws us over because then we have no defensive trading chips and don't make a significant upgrade at forward

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