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06-10-2012, 10:40 PM
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TravisUlrich
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Originally Posted by Eyes of Orpik View Post
I think people are overlooking what Asham brings to the team.

He's a veteran, he's well respected in the locker room, he's a team guy who stands up for his team mates. He's a 4th liner, who cares if he's slow, and he's not even that slow, he also has a good shot and turns it up in the playoffs.

And more importantly, he wants to be here and he's not an expensive player.

You can't just replace that with Jeffrey or Tangradi.
Totally agree. It's a "moneyball" type deal. What other player are you going to get that type of playoff performance out of for ~$775K?

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