Thread: Confirmed with Link: Panthers Sign F Peter Mueller 1yr/$1.725
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07-11-2012, 09:10 PM
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Originally Posted by Holy Jokinen View Post
And Crosby missed almost 11 months... ? And all three of the hits in question (Steckel, Hedman and Krejci) weren't exactly Richards-esque. I don't see a massive difference, other than Crosby returning to form fairly quickly once he got back on the ice. But they're not comparable players in any other way.
Crosby was out because of a neck injury. Mueller was all concussion. I'd be willing to speculate that they were much more cautious with Crosby. He's their franchise.

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