Thread: Other: Offer Sheets This Summer?
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07-10-2012, 10:22 AM
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Originally Posted by WJG View Post
The only purpose an offer sheet truly serves is to screw over a team close to the cap.

For example, if a team in the Atlantic (ex. Penguins) wanted to make life difficult for the Flyers, they would offer Voracek a 5 million/year offer sheet. The Flyers would obviously match, but it would impede their ability to sign any other UFAs (ex. Doan) or re-sign their other RFAs (ex. Bourdon).
They would? $5 million for Vorecek? No thank you...

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