Thread: Proposal: Nyr-edm
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05-09-2009, 03:01 PM
Drop the Sopel
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Originally Posted by oilers_guy_eddie View Post
As much complaining as I've done about Horcoff's new contract, I'd much rather have him at $5.5m than Gomez at 2 million more. Horcoff does a lot of things that Gomez can't, and for a guy who's supposedly paid big money to produce offense, Gomez hasn't done a very good job of that either.
You forgot to mention Dustin Penner. Getting rid of that anchor is well worth the flip of Horcoff to Gomez.

Without Penner in the deal it makes little sense for the Oilers, with him in the deal it's a win.

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