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01-16-2013, 11:53 AM
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Originally Posted by 417 View Post
Actually, IMO, it makes complete sense...As an agent, you're job is to get max dollars. So as long as it can be proven reasonably, you ask for the higher end of a contract.

That's just basic stuff...i'm sure he doesn't expect Doughty money, but it's just smart business to ask for it IMO.

But again, why do fans NEED to choose sides when teams negotiate with players?

Contract negotiations are a process, it's the unfortunate side of business in sports...just let it play itself out.
For me it's simple, I'm a habs fan so I want them to sign him to a deal that gives them enough money to make the rest of the players happy when we need to pay them too.

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