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07-11-2011, 08:37 AM
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Originally Posted by token grinder View Post
the offseason has shown that....BUT, look at the cup final teams. Two outstanding goalies in Luongo and Thomas. Yeah, Vokoun took a pay cut. Did Washington pay for all his playoff wins? I am not saying a goalie is the end all be all of hockey, but I do not think it is fair to undervalue them to make ourselves beleive rinne can be shortchanged. With another Vezina type season, he will be a 5-6 million dollar goalie. Even with a terrible season, he will command 3.5-4.5 I think.
My point was that while gms pay good money for a good goalie they are unlikely to trade major assets for one since there are usually quality goalies available in excess every summer

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