Thread: Confirmed Signing with Link: Sens re-sign Erik Karlsson (7 years, $6.5M cap hit)
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06-19-2012, 07:18 PM
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Connor McJesus
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Originally Posted by Sureves View Post
The fact remains that while 6.5 is a great deal, it's an outstanding deal when you consider the fact that we had to sign him.

He is the face of the franchise, our best player, the most exciting player Ottawa has ever had, and has crazy marketing potential and hair.

He could have asked for 7.5 and been stubborn until he got his way - but rest assured he would have got his way. We just can't afford to let him leave.

Glad to see he showed some class and wants the organization to succeed.
The .5M is for his hair.

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