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12-16-2012, 04:14 PM
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Originally Posted by Habs4TheCup View Post
Ok so not Persson but I am sure a team would take Koskinen and/or Petrov and a 6th for a 2nd.

I dont see Petrov going to the Islanders but another team might be willing to take that chance on him. And the isles would need another wing prospect besides Nino and Kabanov. A 2nd would help.
Petrov has not crossed the pond yet because of his Mother, who is very ill. It's not because he doesn't want to play for the Islanders. I also think that Garth will hold on to KP, if he comes over he has the potential to be a top 6 powerforward on smaller ice. The Isles have plenty of prospects so trading him for a pick doesn't make much sense. Koskinen on the other hand (kind of a pun?) could very well be dealt. He's been good in Finland but streaky and doesn't have a good glove hand. With Poulin and Nilsson platooning in Bridgeport, Mikko will not be missed.

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