Thread: OT: Ryan Smyth
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11-01-2011, 05:33 PM
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Jason Lewis
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Originally Posted by Buddy The Elf View Post
I watched a lot of the After Hours program two weeks ago where he was interviewed for a while and he was complimentary of the Kings organization and was thankful that they made a trade. The guy wanted to go home. He even confirmed that he would have accepted a trade to Calgary. It was about him wanting to be as close to home as possible.

Who really cares at this point? In reality, he did the Kings a favor because they were able to sign Gagne with the CAP space he freed and I'd much rather have Gagne than Smyth even though Gagne is out with an undisclosed injury at this time.

Here are those clips:



Good.

I am glad to see this as a follow up to the interview I saw.


Edit: I knew about the being closer to home. The slew of **** that has accompanied this trade has made the tea bitter just a touch. That is tambos fault first and foremost though.

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