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01-09-2013, 07:47 PM
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Originally Posted by Punxrocknyc19 View Post
how about a kid like Andrew Yogan who just got called up???? what i also never understood is why NHL teams give NHL contracts to certain players that have no future in the NHL....guys like Newbury, Chappell etc. heck Chappell was in the ECHL most of his time with the NYR.... im a little scared though because Yogan and Chappell had the same type of stats in their last year of Juniors..
Well, each team can have up to 50 contracts. Pretty much everyone has a few openings each year, so they take a gamble on some of the UDFAs out there. You may end up with Dan Girardi or Matt Read, or you may end up with Chris Chappell.

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