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02-24-2013, 07:09 PM
Chazz Reinhold
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Originally Posted by Fishhead View Post
Moulson did play with Kopitar and Brown at the beginning of the 08 season. He had one point (a goal) and was a -4 in 7 games with them and he was taken off the line. He looked like crap, and he was traded not too long after that.

That trade was a wake-up call, a classic case of change of scenery. I think he realized it was put up or shut up at that point.
Moulson was never traded. He was sent down to Manchester after those 7 games. The Kings didn't re-sign him in the off season, and he signed a tryout contract with the Islanders. All this talk about "giving" Moulson away is revisionist history. 28 other NHL teams didn't think enough of him to give him a contract or even invite him to training camp; only the Islanders gave him that chance.

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