Thread: Proposal: Columbus - Edmonton
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08-27-2012, 05:12 PM
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Originally Posted by Spitsfan67 View Post

I think Potter has a tad bit more value then Savard or Moore,and I think Hemsky is a bit over rated but is still more valuable then umberger.....I think Columbus has to add like a 3rd round pick Or a prospect with a bit of upside.
I agree that Hemsky is the better player, especially if you factor in contracts. However Potter is not worth anything close to a Savard or Moore. Personally i think this is a deal in favour of Edmonton. I could see Columbus packaging one of Savard or Moore in a deal, they have the depth.

I think this is a decent proposal to work off of, Edmonton just needs to add a little. However myself i am very adverse to trading Hemsky, given a bounceback season (not unreasonable considering his career and circumstances behind last season) he'd easily fetch something like Umberger+Moore/Savard in a trade. The Oilers are better off waiting it out with him.

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