Thread: Speculation: Would Weber get us Stamkos?
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07-05-2011, 11:15 AM
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Originally Posted by SmokeyClause View Post
I was thinking the same thing. They structured that contract like they were Toronto or NYR. Now it's an albatross because his production has slipped since that contract. He's 31, signed through to age 40, and has three consecutive years of being less than PPG and less than 30g despite playing with a super talented forward core.

If Lecavalier is leaving, I cannot imagine he's going to get the same quality player in return. His cap hit scares off the big named teams and those who don't care as much about the cap (like us) are terrified of the $50M he's owed over the next 5 years.
And we thought we had it bad with Lombardi

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