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06-25-2010, 10:45 PM
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Originally Posted by ShadowFlyer View Post
Well, if Hamhuis is lookin' for stupid money (probably so), or is adamant about testing the market (appears likely), then we really didn't help the Penguins at all.

The real mistake was trading for his rights in the 1st place when 1) Homer wasn't sure he could get a deal done, and 2) We didn't need another top-4 defenseman.

If he actually tried to address our needs (goalie), instead of adding to a strength (top-4), we would have never been in the position to trade Hamhuis's rights to anyone, let alone the Penguins.
100% agree. Homer took a HUGE shot in the dark there.

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