Perry and Getzlaf talks to start
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03-10-2013, 07:31 PM
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Have you seen where he has played? How can you DEFINITIVELY say he doesn't have top 6 upside? He's been traded around between penguins and jackets for almost 2 seasons let the center settle first. He doesn't have top 6 because of the depth in pit, and he's finally breaking out his shell in Columbus. Guy has true status for a top 6 plus a first? This is almost non negotiable if CBJ accepts it and their first is top 5.
EDIT: he just broke out for a full season in 10-11 with the pens. Guy has potential enough said.
It's pretty easy to say he doesn't have top-6 upside. He hasn't shown it anywhere, ever, and he's 28 years old now. How is 27 points at 26 years old breaking out, in a top-6 potential sense? He's a responsible 3rd line guy with good enough offensive abilities to contribute a bit offensively in that role (including a decent shot IIRC), but there really is nothing there that stands out as a possible top-6 center on a good team. He isn't a 2nd line center for the Jackets, either.
It's just a weird proposal. In some threads, you have the most outrageous asking prices, and here you come up with that. I really don't get it.
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