Thread: Dreger: Kaberle for Savard?
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06-23-2010, 08:21 AM
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Originally Posted by Kaoz View Post
Pretty sure it would take something along those lines actually. If Boston sends Savard to the Leafs they're improving them, and thus making their pick next year worse... doesn't make a ton of sense unless there is a high end asset included that will make Boston better for the long term (which UFA to be Kaberle won't).

It's speculation on Dregers part anyway, and one based off stale information. Seidenberg made Wideman expendable, and Boston has the same defense (except improved) that they've had for a couple years now. There is no hole created y the removal of Wideman.

I could see a Savard to Toronto deal next season (at which point Kaberle's contract will have expired), this season it's hard to imagine.
Kaberle would have to be signed, obviously.

And I think Chiarelli will be more concerned with building his team into a winner, rather than where our pick will be. He's already got Seguin out of it, and even Savard won't take next year's higher than 15-20 max.

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