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01-12-2013, 11:01 PM
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Well, I'd want maximum return as well, but I think it's a somewhat healthy compromise. I'd rather have Kulemin on this team than Bozak + Kadri + other players around the same caliber + picks, personally
Leafs fans DO have a point about Luongo not likely to return full value, they've just taken it too far with giving us their garbage.
Honestly, all I expect out of a Luongo trade is a fantastic role player or some solid player who can actually contribute and be a somewhat key member of the team. Kulemin would be one of those guys, IMO-- he'd be like adding another Higgins or Hansen to this team, which would be excellent.
I just have no interest in adding Bozak or Kadri to this team whatsoever (even if we're giving up significantly less than Luongo)
Sedin - Sedin - Burrows
Higgins - Kesler - Booth
Kulemin - Lapierre - Hansen
Raymond - Malhotra - Kassian
Hamhuis - Bieksa
Edler - Garrison
Ballard - Tanev
Looks like a very strong lineup to me.
I expect that and a pick, minimum. Kulemin + conditional 1st is the bare minimum that i'd consider reasonable for Luongo.
(Of course the condition is it's a 2nd if the Leafs miss the playoffs yada yada).
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