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01-12-2011, 01:17 PM
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Originally Posted by haveandare View Post
No. He's 5 years older, like you said. His contract length isn't really a selling point either since I don't think they should be looking to get rid of their best scorers with a high turnover rate. They're trying to build a team here and I think shipping out a HUGE player who you signed as a UFA less than two years ago and who single handedly made the team competitive last year is bad for that end. It also shows very, very little respect to Gabby who, despite having a down year, deserves a lot better than that.

The revolving door days have to end all together.
Yeah, I hear you. I'm not sure I would do the deal either, but there are some good arguments for doing so. Iginla has been much more durable over his career and his style of play fits this team much better than does Gabby's.

Gabby has a full NTC according to capgeek, so it's likely a moot point anyway. Hopefully Wolski's playmaking will help get both him and Gabby going on the scoresheet.

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