Thread: Confirmed with Link: Turris traded to Ottawa (confirmed)
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12-18-2011, 11:17 PM
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Fellas, I just remember that while Kyle was on his sabbatical, all the posters were saying that all we'd get was a 3rd round pick or some warm body 4th line grinder.

Well, GMDM does it again and gets us an unbelievable return in Rundblad plus a 2nd round pick.

Just this year Rundblad was named the "Prospect of the year"...now granted after watching some Ottawa games, he has some defensive warts, but I suspect that Jim Playfair can curb those and let David's offensive capabilities flourish. Plus, he was the "right handed" d we were looking for to replace Rozy next season.

Imagine a year ago what anyone would think if we had: Yandle/OEL/Gormley/Rundblad, everyone would just crap and now we do.

Now, what we also have is a few players that will counter balance the $ demands these high end players will expect with the likes of Schlemko and Summers. Summers looks to be a fine defensive defensemen, really steady in is own end. The only thing the Yotes are missing right now is the big "bad ass" dman. That is what we need

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