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06-15-2012, 10:45 AM
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Originally Posted by Amateur Hour View Post
And you know which team had a chance to select Markstrom at #28 in the first round in 2008 but instead dealt the pick away to the Capitals for Steve ****ing Eminger? (Yes, I know I made a post like this earlier about trading for Eminger instead of drafting John Carlson... I reserve the right to continue my unhealthily ranting and raving about easily the worst, most foolish and ill-advised trade in recent Flyers history.)

/shoots self in the face
That move was completely uncalled for when it was made. I remember it to this day..I was pretty livid when they announced it. I was even more livid with Holmgren's rationale and explanation. Used that simpleton logic that it was a late pick (practically a 2nd) and they were trading for a more known commodity! Um yeah so having one good series against you but pretty much underachieving for most of the season made him a known commodity???

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