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07-20-2006, 05:32 PM
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Originally Posted by Teufelsdreck View Post
That's an exaggeration. It's not like being shipped to to St. Louis. He'd be staying in the East, in a major city, with a fairly strong team. Besides, I'm sure Samsonov wouldn't mind playing with Forsberg.
The point is that UFAs have all the power, only once or twice in their careers, they decide where they want to play and nobody else. The fact a UFA would choose Montreal only to be backstabbed a few weeks later would be a massive blow to our team's reputation among future UFAs.

It's true that I exagerated though, we might get away with only 9 years of being the NHL's new Syberia after this move.

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