Thread: Value of: Tim Thomas
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09-09-2012, 10:14 AM
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Originally Posted by birddog View Post
"believe" -- I guess you would jump off a bridge if you believed it would be fun -- reality is very different. Bruins NEED to rid themselves of Thomas and his 5 million. Deals like this have been made in the past -- the pick will go to the team taking his contract.

The NHL might not even allow the deal. You are trading a retired player.
The Bruins will be fine taking the 5m cap hit for 2012-13. He's not retired. And why would the NHL block the deal, deals have been made like this in the past.

And this logic doesn't make any sense to me.

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