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11-12-2012, 11:14 PM
Kriss E
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Originally Posted by DAChampion View Post
I don't think Ovie or Kovalchuk care more about fans in the NHL than fans in the KHL. They probably care (a little bit) about whoever happens to be cheering for them in a given point of time, it's like being traded and being accepted/rejected by a new fanbase.
No it's not. They are choosing to leave the most competitive hockey league in the World by their own selves because they can make a little more cash somewhere else. If they made more in the NHL, they wouldn't care about the KHL fans. It has nothing to do with being traded. But if that's what you want to believe, go right ahead man.

Originally Posted by DAChampion View Post
It's the third work stoppage in his brief career.

The man values his dignity, that doesn't mean he doesn't value the fans.
So, I guess we'll have to see if he follows through then.

Originally Posted by DAChampion View Post
There's a huge difference between having 10 million in the bank when retiring at 40 and having 40 million.

If they appear the same then you're not thinking of money in terms of how it works. They're not the same. They're totally different.
Right, because that's what will happen at the end of their careers. They will only have made 25% of what they could have. Sure..

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