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01-09-2013, 01:08 PM
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Makes the main boards eminently more readable. No more half assed defenses of the Kessel trade
I know that Dougie Hamilton is already apparently next to God to hear some talk, but the reality is that the Kessel trade isn't as lopsided as some would like to pretend it was considering Kessel was a point/game player last year.

With that out of the way, this is a performance business. Burke failed to perform and he did so in the biggest hockey market in the world. He's been in his post one year less than Howson. Has a payroll less than Howson's. Came closer to the playoffs last year than Howson.

So, if it is just and right that Burke be fired, it would seem it is more than just that Howson suffer the same fate. But, we do not live in a just world.

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