Thread: Confirmed with Link: Rangers sign Jeff Halpern (1 year @ 700K)
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07-09-2012, 11:18 PM
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Originally Posted by UnholyPrince View Post
This logic is flawed because someone has to take the place of the 2nd player removed from the roster. You have to add in their production, or the difference in their production with the extra ice time as opposed to where they were in the lineup originally.
No, actually it isn't. You evaluate the trade based on the players in it. That's why I said strictly on paper.

And even so if it was

plus 30-40 goals from Nash
plus 10 goals from Pyatt
minus 15-20 goals from Dubinsky
minus 15-20 goals from Anisimov
decrease ability to absorb injuries

Are those 10 extra goals and our decreased depth really worth a high level prospect and a first round pick?

I don't mean to turn this into a Nash thread. Sorry mods. My thoughts on the subject are fluid tonight.

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