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03-03-2013, 08:49 PM
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Originally Posted by Top 6 Spaling View Post
Goose is a nice piece at 1.5-2mil. At 3.25, he is taking money that we would need to use on our star UFA forward we're apparently getting. I'm fine with holding onto him until the off-season. If we sign a big name and need cash, Goose is the first to go. If no one big comes here and we have the cash, keep him.

I love Gaustad on our team, but we may need that 3.25.
A difference of $1.25M is not going to be the thing that stops us from getting our star forward. There will be a long list of excuses as to why we failed to get a star forward this summer, but being shy a million bucks won't be one of them.

To be honest, I'd rather have Gaustad at $3M than Kostitsyn at $3M. If we're trying to upgrade our top 6, wouldn't it make sense to clear someone out of it? We need to look at changing the makeup of our top 6. The bottom 6 is fine, ideal actually.

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