Thread: Value of: Joe Thornton
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11-07-2012, 09:31 PM
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Originally Posted by Arrch View Post
Value isn't universal between teams. He's much more valuable to the Sharks than he is around the league. We don't expect any teams to be willing to give that up, that's just what it would take to pry him out of San Jose.
I highly doubt that. Thornton is a great player, but there are good deals that could be made for him that don't require a team to give San Jose a better, younger player. That's just ridiculous. Overpaying for a player doesn't necessarily require that level of absurdity.

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