Thread: GDT: 2012 UFA season frenzy
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07-03-2012, 02:55 PM
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Originally Posted by Korolyuk15 View Post
For me what is more shocking is the following:

Garrisson: 4.6 million per 6 years (27 years old)

Salvador: 3.16 3 years (36 years old!!)


Colorado made a good deal for a good young defenseman...worst case is well be a solid 2nd pair for the next 4 years
Again, comparing an RFA with UFA's. If Johnson was on the open market he could have got $4.5-$5M easy, maybe even more.

Garrison took a bit of a hometown discount with Vancouver. That was where he always wanted to play.

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