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06-11-2011, 02:12 AM
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Originally Posted by HossTheBoss View Post
Hammer isn't available. Why would Bowman trade him a year after matching his offer-sheet?
Because at the time, he had to satisfy fans who were slowly watching their Cup-winning team fall apart. IIRC Bowman said not two weeks prior to the offersheet that he would not let Hammer get away, so he had to make good on his promise.

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