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01-14-2013, 12:33 PM
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Originally Posted by EddieAVS View Post
The mere mention that Colorado has to pay AT LEAST what his KHL deal is is whats the problem.

He's basically telling the avs the minimum hes willing to accept, regardless of what their offers are.

The 2 year deal is not a problem without the salary stipulation.
Why would he be worth less to Colorado than his KHL team? It's an interesting negotiating tactic, assuming he's not bluffing.

"Look, here's another employer who's willing to pay me $X. Now, I'd rather work for you, so I'm giving you the chance to match."

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