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02-23-2013, 04:07 PM
Erlich Bachman
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Originally Posted by krazyhawk View Post
The Avs dont want to pay him like a 1st liner,but they want other teams to pay for him like he was.They need to make up their minds! Either he is and pay him like it,or he isnt and stop asking for the moon.The Avs(and their fans)need to get realistic and lower their expectations.
Originally Posted by zeus3007 View Post
One of those three AND Little? Give your head a shake, you'd be lucky to get one of Trouba or Enstrom for him (you won't get Bogosian even if you add).
I don't think we'd be "lucky" to just get Trouba for O'Reilly. Trouba is a VERY good prospect, but he's just that, a prospect. O'Reilly has 3 season of NHL hockey under his belt, he has improved areas of his game each season, so right now we don't know what his ceiling is.

Prospects are nice and great, but sometimes they don't pan out, I'm very confident that nearly all GM's will take Young, Proven NHLers over Prospects (keep in mind that O'Reilly is only 21/22 years old)


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