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06-11-2012, 11:39 AM
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Jack de la Hoya
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Originally Posted by flyersfan187 View Post
Trading JVR to the Rangers? Bad idea. I could see him burning us for years if that happened. When he does play his top game he is one of the best players if not the best player on the ice that game. He would bring his A game every time he plays the Flyers I am sure.
I think you misunderstood his post--he was suggesting that the Flyers were leaking rumors about a JVR-to-Columbus deal to drive up the cost of Nash-to-NYR--in other words, to get Sather to jump quickly and overpay.

(I think it is a bit of a stretch, personally. The benefit to the Flyers of the Rangers losing an extra pick or prospect is not worth the risk of alienating JVR.)

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