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03-03-2011, 10:26 AM
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Originally Posted by phillyfanatic View Post
No - that fiasco was because Briere came back after a long term injury, played a conditioning stint in the minors and was then recalled. That put us over the cap and therefore Giroux had to be sent down and Upshall traded. I assume that is the one you are referring to?
How did we roll Upshall-Briere-Giroux as a line then? We had enough room for Briere, he played multiple games before Upshall was traded. The problem was when Timonen got the flu and we needed a callup

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Kinda sad that Wellwood wasn't called up instead. But still great to see young ones get a chance at the NHL level.
Size thing probably.

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