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11-13-2012, 08:03 PM
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Originally Posted by UNB Bruins Fan View Post
One downside for Toronto in this is that Miami really backloaded the contracts....Buehrle only made 6 million last year and is due to make 11/18/19 million over next three years...Reyes made 10 million and is due 10/10/16/22/22/22/22 over the next 7 years (until he is 35) the deal looks really good now but in a few years it might really hamstring them. I assume Miami did that on purpose with the thinking that they would eventually deal them at some point.
If the trade leads to success on the field it shouldn't be a problem. We have a very rich owner who will be willing to pay if they are getting a return on their investment.

If the players struggle and the team under performs it could be a big problem.

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