View Single Post
Old
07-19-2012, 12:20 PM
  #985
DenverHabsFan
Registered User
 
DenverHabsFan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Highlands Ranch, CO
Country: United States
Posts: 1,450
vCash: 500
Quote:
Originally Posted by sheed36 View Post
If he clearly wanted out signing the offer sheet probably wasn't the best move since the Preds could match and keep him for the rest of his NHL career.. He probably would have been better off telling the Preds he wouldn't re-sign longterm with them and to trade him before losing him for nothing before he hit UFA.
Yeah but then he gets stuck in a Nash-type situation with an owner asking for the moon.

The counter-dick move to this is to prepare a trade with another team, match the offer and ship him out.

DenverHabsFan is offline