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12-19-2011, 03:50 PM
HYORI 1963
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Originally Posted by DP View Post
That's way too much IMO for Iginla. I just don't see his value being anywhere close to that at his age. You need to think about Iginla today, tomorrow and next year. Not Iginla in the past. I just don't see him as productive as he once was. I'd avoid trading for him and look for a younger option.
I understand your concern about his age, but you're talking about a 34 yo (not 36), who netted 43 goals just last year. And it isnt as if he's having a terrible year this year. He's got 12 g, 24 pts on a terrible Calgary team. I just think reuniting Iginla with DS will not only rejuvenate his career but prolong it. I honestly think he's one of those players that can play until he's 39-40 yrs old.

But like I said, I only want him if we're closer to a SC caliber team, which we clearly are not right now.

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