Eklund trade rumour thread v4.0: 'Dude where's my trade' edition
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02-23-2011, 06:16 PM
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So, in this scenario the Habs' will have given up McDonaugh, Valentenko, Weber or Tinordi, Eller, and a 1st rd pick to end up with Brad Richards?
Richards is a great player, top 10 center in the league, but that's too much drain on the organization when you look at the bigger picture.
Another great claim from another self-appointed righteous pseudo-pragmatist.
The assets that would be traded are Gomez-Kristo-Weber-1st, nothing else. Gomez would've played almost two full season + playoffs with us, that's what you paid McDonaugh and Valentenko for. Not for Richards.
If you want to live in a fantasy world where keen asset management trumps the reality of NEEDS, then you're welcome to do just that, but you also have to realize how ridiculous it makes you look.
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