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01-21-2013, 10:21 PM
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Originally Posted by DAChampion View Post
Go through this forum's archives and look up the Gomez trade thread. People knew it would suck.

You know what, let me find the threads for you:

Boston Bruins Board from June 2009:
Nearly all the Bruins fans are celebrating how bad the Habs are going to be, no hindsight required

Edmonton Oilers board from June 2009:
Mostly recognizing it as a good trade for NYR

Montreal fans on a different hockey board criticizing the trade in June 2009:

And finally, from this very board:

Nearly everybody knew it was a bade trade at the time except your beloved professionals.
Best quote in the gomez thread:

Gomez may be a big bargaining chip to lure some the Sedins or another play to MTL via UFA

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