Thread: News Article: Holmgren asked Leino about Versteeg
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02-17-2011, 10:28 AM
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Originally Posted by Mgkibbles View Post
I wouldn't call Zherdev a mistake. Homer rolled the dice in the hopes an extremely talented player would find a work ethic with a team possessing a strong leadership core, of course it hasn't worked out, it was still a good, cheap gamble.

But back to the articles main purpose, its nice that Homer talked to Leino about the situation, and I assume it shows they really want to get a deal done in the off-season...and they better.
We can argue over the technicalities of the word "mistake" all day. But it certainly was not a rousing success.

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