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04-11-2011, 12:02 PM
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Originally Posted by GoneFullHolmgren View Post
that season was on Holmgren as well. He really did one of the worst jobs possible managing the salary cap. he had to put 2 valuable role players on waivers and had to put Giroux down in the AHL just to get under the cap when Briere came back. Then there is having to use 2 ATO guys that weekend against the Rangers. I dont know if you can put that one all on the players.
Last year was just dumb luck that we made the playoffs. If Tortorella puts Gaborik in the shootout instead of Jokinen, we are probably lose the shootout, miss the playoffs and are looking at different looking team.
Dont forget trading Upshall AND a 2nd for Carcillo

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