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12-21-2004, 02:55 PM
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Originally Posted by Brooklyn Ranger
You're overlooking one thing about Lundqvist: in order to sign him, the Rangers would have had to pay a transfer fee to his Swedish club. And since the agreement covering international transfers has expired, they could ask anything they wanted. Given that Lundqvist is a big reason for their success, chances are it would have been a large fee.
When has money ever been a problem for Dolan or Slats?

The transfer fee involved had little, if anything to do with Glen not wanting Lundqvist to cross the pond.

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