Thread: Value of: Brent Burns to Edmonton
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11-15-2012, 12:29 AM
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Originally Posted by TheJuxtaposer View Post
Sorry, I thought that was established. Burns only had one year left on his contract when he was traded, now he's on a 5 year deal at a great cap hit. That increases his value quite a bit.

There's also the fact that the Sharks went out of their way to get this guy. They're not going to just turn around and flip him for equal value.
While contract is a good reason to increase value.

Past trade value only show SJ interest in him, nothing to do with his current market value.

But we agree he is not likely to be traded if SJ is among the most interested team to have him.

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