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11-02-2011, 09:06 AM
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Originally Posted by Man Bear Pig View Post
Don't get it twisted, Franson wasn't given away for free, Nashville was desperate to get rid of Lombardi's contract so they didn't have a choice but to give up an asset in order to re-sign Weber. Their budget forced them to deal him.
My point is that if they felt Franson was going to be a valuable young cheap defenseman, they wouldn't have packaged him with a salary dump for Brett Lebda. Could have just as easily traded/waived one of their overpaid vets. All this talk of Kreider and Stepan is downright laughable.

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