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01-26-2013, 06:06 PM
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Originally Posted by DAChampion View Post
In another thread, I listed the reasons I think Bergevin is an idiot and was shot down by several people;

However, this 2 years, 5.1 million total offer is confirmation of my view of Bergevin.

Going forward, we can expect 8th place finishes over the next 4 or 5 years at best, during which we won't trade Markov, Plekanec, Cole, Gionta, etc while they'll still have value, and we'll lose a lot of prime years out of Pacioretty, Eller, Gorges, etc.

We are stuck with a bad GM, possibly a worst one than Rejean Houle. It's going to be ugly moving forward.
I say give him some time but there are a few things I don't like about Bergevin thus far. One is the Therrien hire. Although, I can give him a mulligan on that one. But the biggest thing is how he's handled this situation. PK should be playing right now and to hear that it's due to a low ball brdige offer really pisses me off.

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