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02-08-2013, 11:26 AM
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Fair enough, I can respect that position. From an outsiders prospective, a fair deal between these two teams would be something like Lu for Heatley and a 2nd or 3rd (maybe a 1st really depending on cap structure etc). Minn gets their goalie (a year younger than Backstrom) locked down at a reasonable cap hit, Van gets a 32 year old (year younger than Luongo) sniper that could just clean up in all the open space provided by the twins and on the powerplay.
Given the cap situation and the recent (last few years) of play, I don't see Heatley being worth the cap hit he has. However, if no other team was interested, and Lu requested a trade to the Twin Cities, then I could see a trade like that happening with Parise just signed.
That's the kind of deal I would want to see though, for an in conference trade. Another high level talent, possibly (if need be) with cap/contract issues.
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