McKenzie's Take On The Habs
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01-14-2013, 04:43 PM
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Absolutely right. Plekanec just turned 30. He could remain in his prime for years and be a big part of our rebuilt team as it ascends, for all the reasons and examples you mentioned. Lafleurs Guy is right that the Habs screwed themselves by losing opportunity after opportunity to add great prospects. But sacrificing everything in the present for the uncertain future of prospects is just as shortsighted. Much better to build a team around the talent and ethic of Plekanec than use him as a bargaining chip.
I see no logical reason to move Plekanec unless we get a ridiculous offer. That doesn't mean a 1st and a B prospect from a playoff team.
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