Thread: News Article: Kovalchuk Signs with the Devils
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07-19-2010, 05:44 PM
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Originally Posted by TonySCV View Post
Sure they got a good deal. Why didn't they get a better deal? Why not 18 or 19 years? Why not 21?

At some point term becomes a problem. 17 years is nuts. He's going to be past his prime with 10 years remaining on his deal.
He is going to be retired by the time he is 37. Book it and we'll dig up this thread in 10 years!

It just amazes me that people will spin this in any direction that makes them feel better. This was a failure.

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