Roster Thoughts and Offseason Speculation for the 2012-2013 Season
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06-19-2012, 12:03 AM
Join Date: Dec 2003
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Kind of a bummer... Thought he might actually have a shot at some point since he was one of the last forwards kept this past year. At the very least he provided a solid stable presence in Manchester as far ascoring goes. This will be similar to the Moller situation in that the Kings will keep his rights indefinately since he still has a year or tw left on his contract correct?
No. His contract was up this off-season.
I believe the Kings can retain his rights as long as they keep offering him a qualifying offer since he's a RFA. He does not become a UFA until age 27; however, if I'm not mistaken, he'd switch to being a UFA if they failed to extend him a qualifying offer.
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