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06-14-2005, 09:20 AM
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Originally Posted by Cross Out The Eyes
There is ZERO chance we go into next season with Desjardins, Seidenberg, and Timaner in our top 6.

Desjardins might be back, but it would be at much less money, and with a lesser role.

One of Seidenberg or Timander in the top6, fine.
Both, are you serious?

We'll trade for or likely sign a top four defensmen.
Lord knows there will be a ton of them out there.
Aucoin, Hamrlik, Zhitnik, Foote, etc etc.

Let's say we sign Hamrlik.

You then go:

Johnsson - Markov
Hamrlik - Pitkanen
Desjardins - Seidenberg
Timander

Very solid defense right there.

Compared to:

Johnsson - Markov
Desjardins - Pitkanen
Seidenberg - Timander

UGGHH, UGGHH, UGGHH

We'll add a top four defensmen.
You can't lose guys like Ragnarsson and Malakhov and not do so.

You do remember there will be a salary cap. What makes you think Hamrlik is better than Desjardins? Hamrlik had a horrible season in 2004. Desjardins is more of a top 4 d-man than Hamrlik is now. Desjardins will also cost less.

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