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02-13-2013, 11:52 PM
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Originally Posted by Lafleurs Guy View Post
You could very well be right. I'm all for trading vets for elite prospects btw.

But PK is a 23 year old stud not a 34 year old vet. The potential beneficial difference between Jones and Subban doesn't warrant the risk in my opinion. I believe in calculated risks designed to maximize diminishing assets but that's not the case here. You'd be risking a stud blueliner (and he is a stud blueliner already) for a guy who hasn't played an NHL game.

I love the idea of trading for Jones. I love the idea of trading for top picks. But not with 23 year old proven studs who we're going to build our blueline around. That's actually not a good risk to take.

Dude, you've actually got me to say that I wouldn't trade for a 1st overall pick. That's not easy for folks to do.


I didn't say he sucked.

Over PK though? No.
Just ask yourself if we'd be able to get the first overall pick this year for Pk Subban? Imo, there isn't a team in the league that would take Pk over that pick, including us.

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