Thread: Speculation: The Hodgson Kassian Trade
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04-26-2012, 08:08 AM
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Originally Posted by kemisti View Post
I agree that the trade for Kassian was stupid.

But if there were as big problems with CoHo as the rumors say, it might have been better for the team to trade him at that time. He's production was decreasin iirc, and with CoHo and he's agent complaining about CoHo's situation, trade value isn't certainly going to increase.

We don't know all the details but I would have traded him after the playoffs. But it seems pretty clear that he would be traded at some point out of Vancouver as he had reportedly said he wanted out.. right after SC finals game 7.

But this is just speculation. We probably never know what was really going on.
True. Maybe Vancouver had no other chance to deal him, so they had to pull the trigger.

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