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02-02-2013, 05:55 PM
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Originally Posted by Hockyluv21 View Post
Also, I think some Avs fans don't understand how a player's value declines the more uncertain the contract status is, because of the huge risk you send over to the other team. Take this example: If O'Reilly was on even a one or two year deal, Canes would be willing to send more compensation to the Avs, say Ruutu and a mid-1st instead of Jokinen and a late-1st. If I was an Avs GM, I personally would sign O'Reilly to as fair a contract as the team would get, and not trade him. Selling low is generally NEVER a good idea unless it's your only option.
Yeah us Avs fans would never be able to understand this....

Wait.... isn't this about us shipping out a defenseman for winger help? How did this become an O'Reilly thread? Cmonnnnnnnnn

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