Thread: Speculation: Ken Holland less than confident
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01-18-2013, 11:17 AM
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Originally Posted by icKx View Post
And he did diddly to the '98 team. Mironov?

- Conn Smythe goalie Mike Vernon left. Holland promoted Osgood to be the starter (that nobody would not believe after the '96 collapse) and signed Kevin Hodgson to back-up.

- Anders Eriksson was promoted to Konstantinov's spot, but Holland traded for right-handed Dmitri Mironov trying to get a Russian 5 back, but Mironov just sucked. So they went back to Eriksson. He did surprisingly well.

- Let Tomas Sandström walk (to Mighty Ducks), promoted Tomas Holmström.

- Signed Brent Gilchrist to get center depth because Fedorov was sitting out until the Nagano Olympics. Gilchrist also get 15 playoff games under his belt when Doug Brown was injured.

- Aaron Ward ended to Bowman's doghouse, Holland traded for Jamie Macoun.

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