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01-28-2011, 01:51 PM
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theIceWookie
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Originally Posted by Carey Price View Post
How can JFJ be worse than Burke, the team's record has gotten worse after Burke took over, and he traded away his 1st rounders in the years where his team was near the bottom...that's the definition of poor management.
Despite the fact the the assets he gave up are hardly quantifiable yet, he didn't give them up for aging players. JFJ did. Burke got a former top 5 pick who is one of 5 players under the age of 25 to score back to back 30 plus goal seasons (the others being Stamkos, Ovechkin, Crosby and Ryan. Not exactly light company). Burke got an enviable asset back. Thinking otherwise is...moronic.

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