Thread: Confirmed Signing with Link: Gomez signs with SJ
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01-23-2013, 04:55 PM
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Originally Posted by alphahelix View Post
makes sense that he is in Calgary tonight, doesn't make sense that it is for SJ and not Calgary. The team with no centres gets to face off against the player that was essentially available for free. Gomez might not be much help to most teams, but certainly would have improved the Flames. Hope he lights them up.
Gomez is going to a much more appealing situation in San Jose than Calgary. Being an American, he's probably happy going back to a US team in a much smaller hockey market than Montreal and even New York before it. San Jose is also projected by many to be better than the Flames this year. And San Jose doesn't experience -20 and worse weather in the winter...

Even if Calgary was going to try and sign him, I doubt Gomez would have been interested.

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