If the Islanders buy out Yashin...
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07-16-2005, 12:37 PM
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Location: Los Angeles
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Why? The man is/was a 60-90 point player, he's definately a #1 center that we desperately lack. I sure as well wouldn't pay him anything close to 10 million, but the dude would be a 80 point guy with Frolov on his wing.
he was a 90 point player...his last year in ottawa, he had almost 90 points. but after that, his numbers have been declining the last 3 years with the islanders. point total is 75, 65 and 34 (ok, only 47 games played). his plus/minus in the island has never gone above 0...he was put in the fourth line for some reason...imagine that,
$7.5 mil a year and you're on the fourth line
i'm just getting a negative vibe from the guy. maybe he's soft and wants to protect himself from injuries (and keep cashing that paycheck) and still have his looks for his model wife? i don't know but all the vibe i get is that its not going to be a good fit with andy murray...no motivation?
edit: changed yashin salary because of the rollback...
Due to budget cuts, the light at the end of the tunnel will be turned off
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