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01-15-2013, 01:47 AM
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This is a joke right?

Unless richards seriously regresses this season and next, he's not getting bought out after the 3rd year of his contract.

Buying him out in the 2014 offseason means he essentially gets paid 51 million for 3 seasons and we lose our 1C who's going to be 34 and still a great player
That's why I said I can only see this scenario coming to fruition if Malkin is a UFA. Is there a deadline to when a player has to be bought out via a compliance buyout? Malkin could be signed on July 2nd and Richards bought out 2 hrs later?

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