Thread: Value of: Alex Edler
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01-16-2013, 03:56 PM
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Originally Posted by jboknows View Post
I disagree. I absolutely hate the canucks (live in vancouver and i'm forced to watch a whack of games), but i really do like edler. he's one of the few guys on that team that i'd actually want.

i'm not saying he's not better than gardiner (because he most certainly is right now), but with how good gardiner looked last year, you have to be skeptical to trade him in any package. adding to that jvr who we hope makes a big contribution this year... there's no way i can fathom a signed edler being traded for JVR and gardiner.

i should add though that i agree, edler isn't moved unless somehow the canucks find themselves on the outside look in this year. just doesn't make a lot of sense for them to move him...
Not trading a legitimate #1 defenseman for two largely unproven players

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