Thread: Value of: Gionta ++ for a top pairing D
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06-07-2008, 11:17 PM
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Originally Posted by Peter Griffin View Post
I'd be interested in Gionta from a Canucks' POV, but if the asking price is a top pairing defenseman, forget about it. Gionta is one year away from UFA and there are no guarantee's he'd sign with his new team. I think you're overrating Gionta quite a bit. He's only scored over 30 goals once in his career and two seasons ago when he missed 20 games was on pace for just over 30. He's feisty, but at 5'7" he's not going to add any size to anyone's line-up.
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