Thread: Value of: B.Richards to Toronto
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03-06-2013, 08:47 AM
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Originally Posted by Zenith View Post
The buyout would leave no lingering impact, it's a compliance buyout. In fact, there's a bigger risk in trading Richards, because if he decided to retire, we'd be stuck with his cap hit until the year the contract was supposed to end.
Does that mean that Richards gets bought out no matter what?

Why can't you trade him to the Flames if they are desperate and give good value?

Richards retiring is at least 5-6 years down the road.

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