Thread: News Article: Dynamo Moscow signs Omark and Harju
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04-08-2009, 03:22 PM
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Originally Posted by awesomo View Post
How is $875,000 that much of a gamble? This guy is one of the most talented players to ever hit the ice in Sweden. If he is a bust... so what? He is $875,000 DOLLARS. Thats like $50,000 more than POULIOT!
If he's not willing to take a 2-way, that extra near million dollars goes a long way in the UFA market this offseason. It's not smart practice to throw a million dollars worth of cap space away.

Originally Posted by Valic View Post
If he ended up being a bust, nothing would be lost but some cash form our billionaires pocket book.

And again, anyone who says Omark is just guy with nice youtube clips doesn't know what he is talking about, if thats what you were implying.
He's not a billionaire because he wastes money on everything that comes along.

...and thanks for your input on the second part. Do you know something I don't that is relevant to north american hockey? There are countless examples of pretty numbers in Europe that mean nothing out here (Horcoff being one that hits home pretty hard)

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