Thread: Confirmed Signing with Link: [PIT] Matt Niskanen re-signed (2 years, $2.3M cap hit)
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06-30-2012, 12:41 PM
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Originally Posted by Vitto79 View Post
why did Dallas just throw him into the Neal, Goligoski deal anyway? That was bad enough

btw Wideman is way better than Niskanen offensively
Because he was costing them $1.5 million while playing awful hockey.

It still surprises me that they couldn't flip him for something decent separately, but he's been a far better player in Pittsburgh than he was the last season + in Dallas.

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