Thread: Proposal: Ana-Pitt
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07-08-2012, 07:00 PM
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Originally Posted by Super Joe Vitale View Post
I think the Pens lost the pieces to make a trade for Ryan when they shipped Staal off to Carolina (not that I don't like that trade, I loved it).

Anaheim's priority in a Bobby Ryan trade is a #2 center and building up more pieces from there. The Pens really don't have a #2 center anymore. They have 1 and 1A with Sid and Geno, and then the 3rd/4th liners (Sutter and Vitale/Adams).

they have some other nice pieces/prospects that they COULD offer up to the Ducks, but without Staal to center the trade around, I really doubt the Ducks make a trade with the Penguins. Just doesn't seem like a very good match for them anymore
Ya we just can't offer them the pieces they actually want back so we'd have to overpay by enough that they couldn't turn it down.

How about Domoulin, Sutter and Pouliot?

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