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08-04-2011, 09:37 PM
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Originally Posted by Running Riot View Post
I think I would approach Suter first.

Rinne is a great goalie, but you have to wonder how much of his play is a product of Weber and Suter. Pretty much every goalie since the lockout has looked good behind that defense (Vokoun, Mason, Ellis, now Rinne and probably Lindback next).
Lindback is a year or two away from being ready to replace Rinne and play up to Rinne's level from last season. Rinne is an elite talent and a leader on the ice and in the locker room.

I'd go after Rinne first, then approach Weber and Suter with that piece being in place to see if they don't want to make it a package deal contingent on a piece being brought in up front...

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