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01-30-2013, 11:29 AM
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Originally Posted by Habs 4 Life View Post
The people that wanted him to go back down simply cared about his 1st year of ELC that was going to be used. Like who cares about that he will get paid a little more in 3 years and then still will sign eventually an 8th year deal here. Kids not going anywhere

There were posters who were concerned that a compressed schedule,
with less practices, combined with no real training camp and no exibittion games,
would be too sudden a jump. The fact that it turn out alright, doesn't mean
that the concern wasn't legitimate.

And a year of ELC matters if we are a contender in his first non-ELC year.
Perhaps we'd gain a decent rental player with the difference.

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