Thread: The Sun: Jokinen on Phaneuf
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02-05-2010, 12:41 PM
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Originally Posted by Falon View Post
You know what, I withdraw my comment. The more I think about it, the more I realise that if Burke had genuine interest in Jokinen, he probably would have got him in the Calgary trade. Considering what the Flames got for him, adding Ponikarovsky probably would have been enough.
Jokinen is a UFA though. The Leafs aren't competing for a stretch drive, so why give up something more for a few months of negotiating with Jokinen ?

And who knows what Sutter wanted ...

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