Thread: Proposal: Stoll to Edmonton
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05-23-2010, 07:28 PM
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Originally Posted by King Doughty8 View Post
Doesn't Gilbert have a cap hit like 4 mill? Not dumping salary at all... Value-wise it looks great..
Instead of JF Jacques, I could see Ethan Moreau possibly coming over and maybe move that 3rd that we give to a 2nd?
I wasn't sure on the numbers, but I knew that Gilbert + Jacques would be very close maybe a little more than Stoll + Martinez. But the Oilers need someone a little bigger, and tougher down the middle, and the Kings desperately need a puckmoving defenseman and Gilbert is by far the best fit on Edmonton for that. I chose Jacques over Moreau since I thought he would be easier to get in a trade, he has some offensive upside, and is alot bigger and more physical than Moreau. The Kings could really use someone like Jacques to replace Clune. Clune is completely useless, IMO. A small agitator that doesn't agitate. This would be my lineup next year then.

Smyth - Kopitar - Brown
FA(Frolov/Marleau) - Schenn - Williams
Parse - Handzus - Simmonds
Jacques - Richardson - Moller
Lewis - Westgarth

Doughty - Scuderi
Johnson - Gilbert
Greene - Voynov(maybe Hickey)


I think that lineup wins the division, but that might just be me.

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