All Encompassing Tanking/Rebuilding/Selling at Deadline Thread 2.0
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02-10-2013, 02:52 AM
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Canberra, Australia
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You do realize rebuilding with top picks is not the only way to build a championship caliber team right
Other options to build a good team:
1) Sign Chara in the off-season.
2) Draft Pavel Datsyuk in the 7th round.
3) Trade Gomez for McDonagh and then use the savings to sign Gaborik.
I am not against using any of those unlikely options if the opportunity manifests itself.
You know how the Bruins were able to sign Zdeno Chara and Marc Savard? By selling off Joe Thornton, the same way fans on this board are against selling veterans. Cap space is one of the prime reasons for selling off veterans.
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