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01-07-2013, 06:28 PM
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Originally Posted by Chacal667 View Post
Alex Goligoski = 4,6m
Erik Johnson = 3,75m
Cam Fowler = 4m
Jack Johnson = 4,3m
Marc Staal = 3,9m
Niklas Kronwall = 4,75m
Victor Hedman = 4m
John Carlson = 3,9m
M. Vlasic = 4,2m
Braydon Coburn = 4,5m
Kevin Bieksa = 4,6m
Dan Hamhuis = 4,5m

I don't think Subban has proven enough to get over 5m/y, that's why Bergevin want to give him a small contract ( in term of year ) because the kid have to show something more.
IMO - you just can't look at $/year as a comparison. Some of those guys were UFA eligible and signed LT deals with their organization (Kronwall, Coburn, Bieksa, Hamhuis, etc), and other guys are relatively unproven and just signed a LT deal right off their entry deal. Additionally, some of those guys were signed when the cap was 12% greater than it will be going forward (assuming HRR stays flat).

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