Thread: CBC Hot Stove: Stastny NOT going anywhere
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02-27-2011, 07:52 AM
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Originally Posted by SlappyMcGee View Post
I don't know whether or not he's been shopped, but I don't think they'd get the right value back if they tried to trade him right now. If Brad Richards had already been moved, or even Hemsky or Penner, then they could be fielding attractive offers for Stastny. But instead, he seems like a backup idea for most teams; not going to be the piece that pushes them through the the Cup, and he'll cost you assets+cap.

I think Stastny is the better option in many ways. He's under contract, he's on the front end of the prime of his career, and is healthy. And the Talent level is equal in my opinion.

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