Thread: Proposal: Tor - SJ
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01-21-2011, 12:06 AM
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Originally Posted by jfried View Post
Not trying to sell him, simply trying to get Sharks fans to stop horribly underrating him.
I admit I underrate him (as much as you overrate him), he could help the bottom pairings for sure and even fill-in a top 4 role but there are a few problems.

Namely, his salary...Sharks already have quite a few overpaid players and two of them are on the blueline that I'd Beauch just a notch above (actually Huskins' deal isn't as bad his when you compare ability vs $$$).

Another is your ridiculous price for him...I realize you're not the GM of the Leafs but just having to reading those posts is insulting to me. I know you don't want Gooch so I won't get into that but Clowe or a 1st round pick is ludicrous when you look at the current marketplace for defencemen of his caliber.

You want a 3rd rounder and a decent prospect...cool...I can stomach that. I could probably even stomach a 2nd rounder straightup.

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