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11-07-2009, 09:10 AM
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Originally Posted by Richter35 View Post
I can't help but see this "but I would have had Z for 3/3mill instead" quote by so many people. The guy wanted $4.5M a year! he was never, ever going to sign for that amount until he realized that he was an idiot and no other nhl team was willing to sign him after he had his arbitration hearing and was let go. The guy is your quintessential me-first diva player. on top of that he was garbage while torts was here, and I doubt it would have gotten better. Though at the time I thought it was a mistake, the proof is in the pudding: Kotalik all the way on this one.
It's a good thing you do not negotiate contract for a living.

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