Thread: Confirmed with Link: JVR traded to Toronto for Luke Schenn
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06-28-2012, 04:10 PM
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Originally Posted by Giroux tha Damaja View Post
Tangential to all of this: Who else is interested to see how Detroit does without Lidstrom in the next couple of years? I think Rafalski leaving hurt them a bit more than some thought it might also. If they don't stay near the top of the Western Conference for the next couple years how much of Ken Holland's luster fades?
I think people will begin to call him overrated, but after 20 straight years of making the playoffs and 4 Cups (I know he hasn't been GM for all 20) a down cycle was to be expected. He's achieved more than most people in his position in sports.

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