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07-11-2012, 04:52 PM
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Originally Posted by WeThreeKings View Post
The Rangers market was never in jeopardy. They couldnt possibly lose Pittsburgh because they had a history in the league with Mario Lemieux, Jaromir Jagr, had won multiple cups. Giving them Crosby out of the lottery was a calculated plan to help them advertise a change in the losing culture of the team and make the arena deal possible. In turn that helped keep Pittsburgh in the NHL and now a very lucrative franchise.
You are a conspiracy theorist :-)

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