Thread: Proposal: Pittsburgh - Edmonton
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01-29-2013, 09:11 PM
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Originally Posted by kratzbuerste View Post
Ok, I get what you are saying, but guess it is one of the reasons Pens fans and Oil fans are not seeing eye to eye on Hemsky though, because we are not so much looking to spend $5M on someone Malkin can create space for as we are trying to get some balance to the two top lines by finding Crosby a go to guy.
A key part of making a deal like this happen would have to be Edm retaining some of his Cap Hit or however it works. If Edm retains somewhere between 1-2 Mill, his value goes up. Honestly, at the deadline, a healthy Hemsky with a cap hit of say 4 Mill is pretty valuable.

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