Thread: Larry Brooks: Sather keeps Avery in limbo
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01-17-2012, 05:51 PM
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Originally Posted by haohmaru View Post
Sorry, but blaming this on Tortorella is just asinine. Avery was placed on re-entry waivers and any team in the league could've had him at 1/4 of his current contract and EVERY SINGLE TEAM passed on taking him for next to nothing. That speaks volumes. Whatever your current assessments of Avery talent level(s) are, it's clear that every other organization in the NHL vehemently disagrees with you - and that should be enough for you to reassess whatever it is you think he can still bring to the table.
Correct me if I'm wrong, but wouldn't Dallas be off the hook at that point if he went through re-entry a 2nd time and was claimed?

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