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02-08-2013, 01:51 PM
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Originally Posted by KINGS17 View Post
That's just it. This organization should not hold Blake in that high regard. Just assign the #4 and be done with it.
But look at why players might hold Blake in high regard, in that maybe they don't want to take the number. He thought he was worth more than a team was willing to pay, so he waited, got traded to a contender, beat the team that wasn't willing to pay him what he wanted and traded him, won a Cup, and then got paid more than what the previous team was willing to pay. That makes everyone's salary go up.

From a strictly PA point of view, Blake has to be a poster boy.

That, or the Kings plan on retiring the number, or just don't want to give it out.

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