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01-27-2013, 02:01 PM
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Originally Posted by A1LeafNation View Post
Players with the careers in front of them should garner more in a trade.

Luongo is worth more even at his age, but that contract plummets his trade value.

Varlamov's youth in his favour, but in no fashion does a player's youth trump ability. Luongo has _proven_ to be great over a very long period of time. Varlamov has his work cut out for him to prove the same.

And no, Luongo's contract does not plummet his value. This narrative has no basis in fact. A poor contract does not get penalized, nor does it get issued by one of the brightest GMs in the biz.

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