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07-24-2012, 07:18 PM
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Originally Posted by Frozen Failure View Post
Ditto. Was expecting them to not match because that is a lot of dollars for a team with a history of tight budgets.

ESPECIALLY since if you look at that contract... 4 straight years of 13 million+ signing bonuses. Poile should've let him walk...
That's a tough choice to make because that's a massive payout, but you can't let one of the league's top defensemen go for draft picks. Especially after already losing Suter. Losing your top defensive pairing in one off-season would devastate a team. The only problem is that with that amount of cash tied in Weber, Nashville will likely go without true offensive talent again.

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