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02-01-2011, 12:20 PM
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Originally Posted by Real_Estate-Agent View Post
Stortini has been paid more than $3 million by the Edmonton Oilers to play a sport he loves. I for one, believe he (in comparison to other NHL salaries) has earned every penny over the years.

He handled himself with class; everything we heard said he was a team player and a good team mate. I will always have a soft spot for him in my heart.

Having said that, sports is a business; sometimes difficult decisions have to be made. The writing was on the wall...


All the best Zach... And thank you for the memories....

Very well said, and I completely agree. He was a class act off the ice and worked his butt off on the ice. I wish him all the best, and I could see a team in the east picking him up for added grit down the stretch. A team like MTL or perhaps ATL or TB...

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