Thread: Proposal: MTL/LA/Ott and MTL/CLB
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07-08-2009, 09:41 PM
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Originally Posted by mrinsane View Post
To Montreal: Mike Commodore, Derrick Brassard

VS

To Columbus: Tomas Plekanec, Roman Hamrlik, Kyle Chipchura
So... we give up one of our better defensive defensemen and team leaders, and our former Calder Trophy frontrunner (prior to injury) #1 center... for an unsigned RFA second line center, an unsigned RFA third line center, and $5.5mil of otherwise reasonably decent two-way defenseman.

I'll grant that it's better than most deals for one of the Big Four (in that it shows at least some vague awareness of team needs), but it's still not gonna happen. If you want Brassard, you overpay.

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