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07-20-2012, 07:25 PM
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Originally Posted by Everyday Im Hagelin View Post
Signing him to 2-3 years is not a move of the 90s/2000s. Redden, Drury, Gomez and Holik were all given mega contracts worth mega bucks.

2-3 years at 10-13 million would not be a bad signing, IMO. You may have a different view, but that's my take on it.
Three years? Insanity. Give the man one or two. Tops.

You know why I'd rather sign Drury, Gomez, Holik, etc. over Doan? BECAUSE THEY WERE NOT 35+ CONTRACTS.

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