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09-25-2003, 11:58 AM
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Malefic74
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I'll grant you Luongo and Salo and even throw in Berard but as for Brewer, I wouldn't exactly call Hamrlik, a #1 DMan, nothing.[/QUOTE]

No a #1 D-man isn't nothing but there is not much seperating them on the ice.

Hamrlik 29 years old, $3.6 mill
9-32-41

Brewer 24 years old, $2.5 mill
8-21-29

With Niniimaa gone Brewer picks up more icetime so his numbers can only go up. He has 5 years on Hamrlik and is cheaper. Is 12 points worth $1.1 million? (8 pts on the PP which Brewer seldom played on last season) So now we're down to a difference of 3 points. This still represents a miscalculation by Mad Mike who let him go too early as with Bertuzzi and potentially Isbister.

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