Thread: Rumor: Ilya Kovalchuk offer
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07-03-2010, 01:51 PM
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Originally Posted by DrDoom View Post
To get Ryan I would think Anaheim would want Carter and more depending on if it's just the Flyers and Anaheim or a multi-team transaction. Ryan would want a pretty hefty contract so Carter and Gagne would have to be cleared. If they can get a goalie and Ryan in whatever transaction they finalize Holmgren may have saved his own skin a bit.....he still owes Boucher although he'll reward him by unloading him in a trade or banishing him to the AHL....
Anaheim is dealing from a position of weakness. Everyone knows that Anaheim isn't close to a deal and can't sign him. Further, everyone knows that Ryan is a headcase and extremely greedy.

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