"Burke will not go into season with current line-up"
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09-20-2012, 06:19 PM
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It was said that they were looking to pull the trigger on the Schenn for JVR last season at the draft and mid season or when ever it was JVR got hurt. So the rumors were true they were looking to make that deal for a top 6 forward just fell through when JVR got hurt.
Burke was very confident a deal would get done mid January-ish IIRC when he appeared on Prime Time Sports. My guess is it was the JvR-Schenn swap but JvR's injury status nixed it.
Some of the Twitter rumour mongers in particular were howling about it.
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