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11-29-2004, 12:29 AM
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Originally Posted by broadwayblue
i don't see why we can't keep all 3 for this year (in the unlikely event there is one) and next year (assuming there is one.) assuming all are healthy i could see Montoya in Hartford and Lundquist and Blackburn platooning with the big club. 40 or so games for each would be just fine. the team is going to suck why not give the guys a shot...if they are ready to handle the big leagues.
the thing is that blackburn is probably not going to be able to jump into the NHL after almost two years off with a serious injury, and waiver rules require that he has to pass through waivers next year to play in hartford. He's gonna have to get back up to speed in half a season in the AHL if we're going to take him on next year as a backup on the big club, no easy task considering all he's been through (and that he wasn't quite ready for the NHL two years ago.)

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