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02-24-2013, 04:54 AM
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I think Little + Prospect or Pick for RoR is pretty fair value. Look back at the Turris trade (the last time a RFA wouldn't sign), they got David Rundblad and a 2nd back.
The situation is different, but Turris was a third overall pick and has huge offensive upside.
A player loses a lot of value when they're on the trading block and not signed and from what I've read Avs fans have might be over stating RoR's value a bit.
(Btw I was an Avs fan before the Jets came back, so I've seen a lot of RoR.)
Ummmm, not at all comparable. Turris was coming off a season in which he put up 25 points in 65 games. At that point in time Turris was already being mentioned as a bust and there were significant concerns whether he'd ever be an effective NHLer due to his apparent inability to add mass to his frame.
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