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11-06-2011, 08:27 PM
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Originally Posted by RIPRichardsCarter View Post
I'd do Carle and Schenn for Weber straight up, but that's even a stretch.
On the main board, proposals like this have been criticized by Nashville fans for not having any immediate offense coming back.

A big goal of the Nashville organization is to make the playoffs this year. Trading Weber for Carle and Schenn may make the team better in the future (provided Carle re-signs), but it doesn't make the team better in 2011-2012. And with Weber only an RFA after the season and the Preds therefore retaining his rights, if you're offer is going to make them a worse team in 2011-2012, what's the incentive for them to do it right now? They might as well wait till the offseason and trade him.

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