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01-19-2013, 08:03 AM
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Originally Posted by JonQuixote View Post
That seems like an amazing deal to me. He's the top defenseman on one of the best teams in the league. A $5 Million cap hit at a good (but non-maximum) length that will take him into his mid-30s. What's not to like?

That's probably a discount of $1 million a year from what Edler could have got hitting UFA this summer.
The only issue is how his back holds up. If he is healthy this is an excellent deal for the Canucks.

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