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07-22-2012, 09:37 PM
Iron Duke
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Originally Posted by Smashville615 View Post
Nothing wrong with Nashville as a city. I think there is a problem with managemet. Things just are not adding up. They are well respected around the league but that respect does not add up to what is going on. Just does not make sense to me.
I think the big city lights, attention, and live breath hockey in the other North East and Canada does also have an effect but should not effect the amount of players that it has.
I think they're respected around the league, but I don't think that equates to being a destination for top flight players. I mean, the mom & pop drug store around the corner is well respected, and has enjoyed some modest success, but if walmart comes tapping me for a corporate management position...

FWIW, though they haven't had the same issues retaining their guys, it isn't as if teams like San Jose or Detroit have had all that much success drawing free agents of late, nor have all those great Canadian cities.

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