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01-13-2009, 09:55 AM
Join Date: Oct 2004
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I know that people are in love with this kid and dying to keep him, but Sather should be patient. The FA market is really strong when it comes to forwards. That means that teams might see a guy like Zherdev as a second or third option as there will be a lot of guys out there that they could sign without having to relinquish picks to get them.
I'd hate to see Sather set the market by signing a RFA.
Wait it out. People complain about the money spent in Drury and Gomez, well Zherdev is another inconsistent forward — albeit an immensely talented one.
It doesn't matter.
There is a marked difference between the money that Sather's RFA's and UFA's get..
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