Thread: Proposal: habs - canes trade
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02-05-2013, 09:36 AM
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Originally Posted by Captain Smurf View Post
2 years from now his contract will be expiring and he'll be a UFA.
Right, and up until 7/1/15 he's going to be holding that NTC like an ace. The market for 36-year-old wingers who are realistically good for about 20 goals isn't huge to begin with. Add the NTC with Cole's generally self-interested attitude and you're unlikely to make a successful trade involving him.

Personally I see no reason that the Hurricanes would jump at the opportunity to get re-involved with him, either now or two years from now.

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