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02-03-2012, 12:40 PM
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Originally Posted by ocarina View Post
If we can get Smyth for cheap, then we should absolutely be all over that. He would fill in the need of a LW, and give us a good net presence.

If Smyth is using his NMC to prevent a bidding war, then Wolski, a 3rd/4th rounder and one of MZA or Bickel should work.
If you're the Oilers GM would you keep Smyth, a fan favorite, who will work hard every game, or do you move him for either two of those three guys that aren't going to be contributors in your lineup (MZA is a poor man's Paajarvi, and look at his struggles in EDM)? Plus one being a freaking cap dump.

What incentive at all does the Oil have for losing Smyth for a return that isn't going to help this season or the future?

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