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01-26-2013, 03:46 PM
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Originally Posted by Coldplay View Post
Kulikov and Del Zotto weren't asking for a long-term deal at big money, by all accounts, so it's no surprise those deals got done faster. As for Benn, the issue wasn't paying him, it was how long to pay him for (according to Friedman)
You're conveniently omitting that the stars wanted long term while Benn wanted short term. In those circumstances it's perfectly understandable that there is a holdout. The opposite ? No. It speaks to the fact our GM has a dumb stance on bridge contracts. Which someone has yet to give me a good argument as to why it's good in Subban's case.

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