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01-16-2013, 02:07 PM
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Originally Posted by ppil View Post
I don't get why Prust signing gets thrown here. He was a UFA and was signed at market value. You can't impose your team's philosophy regarding contracts when it comes to the UFA market (free market).
Because opening the vault to a 4th liner coming off a career year and then locking yourself into a major contract imbroglio with arguably your best skater, a 23 year old who is homegrown (and has made it clear he wants to be here), is not a smart way to run a hockey team.

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