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07-22-2012, 05:56 PM
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Originally Posted by QuietCompany View Post
The Weber situation is a unique situation thoguh and I don't think that there's anything wrong with it. This isn't a player coming off an ELC, it's a guy with one yr left on a deal who looks to be wanting out and the team planning to trade him. But that's not the point either, it's Shea Weber and if it means Philly loses Voracek or whoever then fine cos he's worth it.
It's not a unique situation with the Flyers , They did this a couple of time in the past. Chris Gratton, when he was playing in Tampa receved an offert sheet from the Flyers in the late 90's . The Flyers did it again with Ryan Kesler , i think it was in 2006 , i'm not exactly sure of the date for that last one .

As for the Oilers , they did the same with Penner and Vanek.

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