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05-19-2009, 11:30 AM
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Originally Posted by RangerBoy View Post
I'm glad you like it.

If a team(cough,cough the Oilers or Montreal)can't attract a top free agent and they decided to trade for Gomez or Briere,they would in a sense be acquiring a free agent contract and dumping their bad contract(s)in the process.

In this economy,the real money is the actual remaining monetary value on the contract.

If you can't see that,...................
I would rather the Oilers be the team that can't attract top free agents(cough, cough Souray) than the team that signs Gomez, Drury, and Redden to insanely ******** contracts(21 million cap hit).

Originally Posted by theMessiah1194 View Post
How about

Roszival and rights to Zherdev for Gilbert and Pisani
Zherdev has zero value since odds are he will bolt back to Russia or want Gomez/Drury money. Plus he's not taking Hemsky's spot on the RW. No way we trade Gilbert for Rozy straight up. Pisani for the salary dump but NYR has too many RFA's to resign that are better than Pisani....for the money

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