View Single Post
03-09-2013, 12:49 PM
Registered User
Join Date: Dec 2002
Location: Montreal
Posts: 3,566
vCash: 500
Send a message via ICQ to Anksun
Originally Posted by Legend Killer View Post
Hossa signed a 1 year UFA deal in his prime

Edit- Semin just did as well
No one was willing to give multi-years at Semin without a significant yearly saving.

As for Hossa, it's not because 1 player did it that everyone would. If Hossa had suffered a significant injury in 2008-2009, he could very well have throw his next contract out of the window, which is 63.3M$...

Exception been taken out, you wont find many players interested in gambling a 7-10Millions bonus over potentially loosing 60M$.

Anksun is offline   Reply With Quote