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01-05-2011, 06:57 PM
David Singleton
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Originally Posted by jlsg View Post
Your proposal states that the Flames cupboard is bare, which may be true. So we get Igninla but empty our cupboard to fill the Flames. Not sure if that's the smart thing to do. What happens when his contract is up in a couple of years and decides he likes Canada better? Your proposal is giving up to much of the our cupboard for short term fix IMHO.
I don't think so Jay (obviously ).

Two top prospects, without double dipping in a position from:

Ellis, Blum, Josi, Beck, Klasen, Watson, and Pickard

That stills leaves us crazy deep on the blueline, two solid goaltenders in Dekanich and Lindback and several good young forwards (including Wilson, Hornqvist and potentially O'Reilly).

By the time that Iginla leaves (if that happens, not necessarily so if the team is successful and he'd only be 35 at contract end), Nashville has plenty of opportunity to draft replacements.

Small price to pay to me.

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