Thread: Proposal: MTL Offersheet for Yandle
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05-05-2011, 01:18 PM
Bill Ladd
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Originally Posted by Kaibur View Post
There is only one team in the entire NHL that could get away with offer sheeting Yandle that scares me. The Boston Bruins. Those 4 1st rounders would probably never be higher than #20. Yandle would be adored in Boston to a degree that we can never provide here in the desert. The Bruins have enough young talent that they wouldn't miss those picks too badly and would probably be competing for the Cup all four years, so Cup parades rather than entry draft's would probably be the focus in Beantown. And at some point, I wouldn't blame Yandle for wanting to secure his future. The longer this ownership issue drags out, the more realistic this seems.
Well said. It is a very interesting option to consider...

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