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02-25-2013, 03:06 PM
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Originally Posted by BigZ65 View Post
Kane has obvious upside. Personally I think Wheeler has "good player on a bad team" written all over him. I don't think any current playoff team would value him at 5 million a year. He's heading into his prime years and he has yet to show any consistency. I don't think he deserves anything more than a 2 or 3 year deal this off-season because of that.
This is a little harsh but I don't really disagree. 4-4.5M/yr for 2-3 years would be a good deal IMO and still gives Wheeler a chance to earn a bigger contract after if he proves he can play more physically, with greater intensity and do so consistently.

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