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05-16-2011, 10:46 PM
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Originally Posted by donpaulo View Post
The guy has all world talent but he jumped ship on you guys so I understand some of the bitterness. Many in Edmonton felt the same way when Pronger wanted out, then again he didn't bail mid contract he simply forced the team to trade him.

If Radulov returns and scores say ... 35 goals the fans will most likely embrace him only to go through a contract haggle next offseason or as others have mentioned a sign and trade

I would look at it this way, he is a premier first line talent and whether he stays or goes Nashville will get some kind of return for trading him/extending his contract.

I think its a good problem to have for you guys.

Wasn't it Arnott that disliked Radulov because of the concussion ?
I think most reasonable fans would welcome Radulov back. He did a cruddy thing, but I for one chalk it up to bad advice and youthful mistakes. From Pekka Rinne's quotes, it sounds like there's no ill will remaining in the locker room, either.

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