Thread: Speculation: Nobody wants Heatley.
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06-30-2009, 01:28 PM
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Originally Posted by Kamina View Post
This is one of Heatley's worst seasons. If he regresses further, I doubt there will be teams interested.

My opinion is that Murray will stand strong on his desired value.
Besides, Heatley isn't the type of player to just purposely regress his play.
You might very well be right.

I just don't think that Heatley has the ability to improve his play enough to increase his trade value to allow Murray to cornhole someone in a deal. I think it more likely that the Sens struggle to the point where Murray is motivated to get a deal done.

Like I said - you very well could be right. I just don't think that a hot start from Heatley is going to change anyone's minds on meeting Murray's current expectation for a deal. Also, once the season starts, I think the salary cap is going to make it harder to get a deal done as well.

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