Thread: Confirmed with Link: TJ Brennan traded to FLA for 5th round pick
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03-15-2013, 11:26 PM
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Originally Posted by Awwufelloff View Post
Yeah a 5th for someone that is a PPG defenseman in the AHL is not fair value IMO. I do not think he was given enough of a chance to produce and be successful with the style of play he is comfortable with.
Chris Taylor was a PPG player in the NHL many times over. It's hard to judge purely on AHL points. There are plenty of guys that tear it up in the AHL and never make it. Heck, Mark Mancari has been a PPG guy. Sure, Brennen's younger and a defenseman, so he has a more of a shot of making an NHL impact, but even then, what's the going rate for a 6/7 defenseman? Not much. Ben Lovejoy...5th round pick.

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