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01-07-2013, 12:50 AM
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Originally Posted by Nuckles37 View Post
Sure, they could offer him a Sundin-like deal, but it would hurt the rest of the team by forcing the Canucks to spend less on other positions.
What they were rumored to have offered (~$5 mil per for 3/4 years) would have hurt them in the long run, and offering even more than that wouldn't be smart.
Obviously there are smart limits to what you spend on a player but we COULD have brought him in if we deemed him worthy of that kind of money and he wanted to come here ultimately.

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