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11-14-2011, 04:44 PM
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Originally Posted by Zenith View Post
Parise would be great, but, even IF the cap stayed the same, this team already has too many major salary commitments; each of Gaborik, Richards, and Lundqvist have a cap hit great than $6.5M. Add Parise in to the mix at approximately $7M, and you're spending ~$25.5M on four players.

Just bring up Kreider and release Wolski. Saves $2M+ on the cap while actually filling with talent.
Those 4 create a vacuum, and a serious problem within a team where we are trying to hang onto our young guys as they develop. What happens when Stepan, Anisimov, Sauer, McDonagh come under contract again? Would you trade those 4 players for Parise right now, to be replaced by league minimum players like Deveaux?

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