Thread: Value of: Joe Thornton
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11-07-2012, 09:17 PM
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Originally Posted by Arrch View Post
Hence the "Way more than you would be willing to give up" comments.

I think that goes beyond any reasonable expectations, and basically asks for a lot more than Thornton would be worth at this stage in his career. It would be the equivalent of, say, Anaheim wanting a young 40 goal scorer for Teemu Selanne. Or, at least, a slightly younger than he is now Teemu. I don't care how important Teemu is to Anaheim, but wanting an equivalent player to him who is younger? Not going to happen.

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