Thread: Waived: Ben Eager - *CLEARED*
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03-13-2013, 12:38 PM
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Originally Posted by Gmen 1 View Post
Once again, this management missed the boat. Yes I agree we have to many bodies and something had to give. But aren't we one of the smallest, softest teams in the league?????

Sure he may not want to drop the mits as much, but he still has the ability to run around and lean on guys, frig he's 6 2 and 240 that skates like the wind and finishes his checks, isn't that what you want for a 4th liner??????

They should have tried to move 94 or 20 both serve no purpose
Just because 94 and 20 deserve to be moved or press boxed doesn't make Eager any less expendable. He wasn't playing the style of game he was brought in to play, so the Oilers got someone who would. And with all those rumours from the media about how unhappy he was with his role on the team, I say good riddance.

I am not a Tambo fan, but fixing his Eager mistake with Brown is a move I do applaud.

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