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01-28-2013, 05:45 PM
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Originally Posted by Cupmonger View Post
Agreed. All contracts have their risks. At some point, you have to take a chance in order to get some players. Sometimes it works, other times, not so much. But if you don't ever make a move, you'll always come out empty handed.
This was the exact same thought process that Gainey used (with the advice of Gauthier) to sign Gomez.

Hell, its just money and if it works, it works and if it doesnt, well, its just money.

Meanwhile, the Habs paid dearly for that approach.

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