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06-28-2011, 09:42 AM
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Originally Posted by macavoy View Post
Supply and demand. With nobody on the market, he was always going to be overpaid. I expected him to get $4.5-5m on the open market, which meant we would have had to pay $5.5m to get him.

He was basically Gomez 2.0 if we ever got him.
I agree 100%, him and his agent knew they had the Caps over a barrell and got paid for it. It's an expensive contract but it's not really a surprise.

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