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07-03-2012, 02:32 PM
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achdumeingute
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Originally Posted by MRY71 View Post
Why are teams wanting to throw so much money towards a player who has had 75 points his last 95 games? I mean he is going to be receiving Crosby and Malkin kind of money but he hasn't exactly filled the trophy cases like these guys. Must be because Ovechkin had an off year so he thinks he deserves that kind of money. I hope he comes to my Pens but I would not be happy with the deal unless it was $7.5 million per year or lower.
The market is very bare. Parise works hard and is a "can't miss" winger/team guy. This may be the last offseason of insane contracts with absurd money...so I think teams are trying to capitalize on that.

Players are too, look at all the extensions that have been signed.

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