Thread: Confirmed with Link: Ducks sign Bryan Allen. 3 years 3.5 million
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07-05-2012, 01:25 AM
Old Man Barking
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Originally Posted by Andrew Knoll View Post
To me he is a third pairing guy who kills penalties, not a 3.5M player. Matt Greene is one of the few guys in that role I think is worth his money, he's more valuable than Allen and doesn't make as much.
In what ways is Matt Greene more valuable?

Lots of teams were after him, drove up the price. He's a guy who could have been had on the trade market, too.
What is your source for that information?

Souray is a better player, he's just highly prone to injury. He did a nice job in Dallas last year for the most part, they would have gladly re-upped at the same terms, almost 1.5M less than the Ducks paid though.
For the most part? He had a good first half, that's it. He's also a player that was playing in the AHL VERY recently.

Again, what's your source for the Stars willing to pay less than we did?

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