Thread: Value of: Jaromir Jagr at the deadline
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09-08-2011, 11:47 AM
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Originally Posted by zeus3007 View Post
It may seem dumb, but it happens every trade deadline, doesn't it? There is always a team that thinks "piece a and piece b are all we need to get the cup", and they give up the future for those pieces. Sometimes it works (Kaberle to Boston), sometimes it doesn't (Hossa to Pittsburgh).
Boston won but Kaberle didnt work with them, Pittsburgh didnt but Hossa did work. Such is the nature of deadline pickups, and even though Kaberle was awful and did little for Boston, I bet they'd make that trade again anyways.

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