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01-17-2013, 06:54 PM
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Originally Posted by onebighockeyfan View Post
Don't get me wrong. I don't think Lombardi or Connolly are franchise players but replacing them with even more marginal players is not a good idea either. Gettting rid of them to make space under the cap to sign a player that will help the team for 5 years or so makes sense but I think the motivation is just to save money, not make the team better.
I don't think it's a money issue at all.

I think it's about prospect development.

If the kid's pan out, great.

If not, then we tank and get to draft another kid that will hopefully pan out.

Win-win scenario really.

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