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12-07-2012, 07:50 PM
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Originally Posted by 4evaBlue View Post
Let's say you had to put a $ amount on an 8 year contract for Kadri? What would you say a fair price would be for both sides? How about Gardiner? Do you believe Hall, or Eberle got a fair deal for potential superstars? $6M per season from ages 22-29, and $6M per from ages 23-30, respectively. It's very difficult to say right now, but I think they got low-balled.
Kadri getting an 8 year contract offer?

What idiot would do that?

Crosby, AO, Malkin, Kopitar, ... it is extremely easy to see who'd be competing for long term contracts.

Signing lessor lights to 6 year deals is the problem, not signing a few dozen superstars.


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