Thread: Value of: Joe Thornton
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11-07-2012, 09:33 PM
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Originally Posted by BBurke View Post
Thornton is barely a franchise player anymore. Who in their right mind would trade a younger, better player for an older, worse one.
70+ points, good defensively, dominates possession against the toughest competition night-in and night-out. How exactly is he not a franchise player anymore? He isn't his 100 point self anymore, but he's a better overall player and isn't super sheltered defensively like some other players.

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