View Single Post
Old
03-01-2013, 11:21 AM
  #936
Bubba Thudd
Committed
 
Bubba Thudd's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Posts: 19,413
vCash: 6750
Quote:
Originally Posted by TwoPadStack View Post
Some guy named Joe Sakic once signed an offer sheet and forced the organization's hand, too.

He never played a game for another team.

EDIT: No, I'm not comparing O'Reilly to Sakic, but the notion that a holdout or signing an offer sheet is the death kiss is exaggerated.
The way O'Reilly went about it was waaaay different than the way Sakic went about it, though.

__________________
"This you have to understand. There's only one way to hurt a man who's lost everything. Give him back something broken."
Bubba Thudd is online now