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06-30-2012, 10:07 PM
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Originally Posted by NHL Fanatic View Post
I don't have a problem with the move per say but I don't understand the direction of the franchise. They are not building a championship contender nor are they rebuilding, they are just making moves for the sake of making moves. Although Edmonton has sucked and acquired #1 for the last three years you can see the direction the team is headed. Their young prospects are playing extremely well, they are lacking a defensive presence and goaltenders but their future is extremely bright. Give them a couple years and they will be contenders.
I don't consider this a move for the sake of making a move.

Weakness - point production from the blue line.
Solution - Dennis Wideman

Can't fill every hole with one signing, I guess.

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