The Star: Maple Leafs might be better off without a season
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11-23-2012, 10:26 AM
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The benefit is that without a CBA Burke cannot do anything stupid. I.E trading 1sts/prospects.
We get Connolly off the books, Another year off Komi/Lombo which may make them more attractive to move when Hockey resumes. And our prospects get a full year to just play AHL hockey. Without the pressure of yo-yoing up and down to the big club. If we get another lottery pick out of it - it will be a dream come true.
Burke would have succeeded at rebuilding through the draft despite his every attempt not to LOL.
If only we had hung on to Sequin/Hamilton/Rask)
We didn't. the trade is done. Stop torturing yourself and move on. If you can't accept it, cheer for another team.
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