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02-28-2013, 02:17 PM
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Originally Posted by mpp9 View Post
Both Kulemin and Seto being free agents after next season makes it difficult. I could see Kulemin signing for a discount to play in the top 6 of a contender and with a good friend. But if Seto lights it up like I think he could, he'd demand Neal money easily in free agency.

I think Shero goes after someone who's still a RFA.
i wonder how close the Kulemin in Toronto situation will come to mirror Jordan Staal's last year here. perhaps there is a measure of wishful thinking, but all signs point to this being the ideal destination for Kulemin if he chooses to test free agency - Staal wanted a bigger role and to play with his brother, Kulemin will probably be on the third-line in Toronto going forward (Lupul/Kessel/JVR/Frattin in the top-six?) and would relish a chance to play with his good friend. it could very well be worth it for Tor to trade him sooner than later.

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