Trade Rumors Thread Part 5: NYR Interested in Boyle, Gaborik Available (MOD: READ OP)
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03-20-2013, 09:05 PM
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The Kings gave away those players because they didn't finish their checks, they had no place on the team. LA values size and strength more than anything else. That may be the wrong way to go about it, but that is the Kings way. I like Gaborik a lot, but I don't think management would have any interest in giving up quality assets for him. Especially a guy like Voynov who could play huge minutes for any team and be excellent.
There's also the matter of Gaborik's cap hit for next season which the Kings cannot absorb.
They can if Stoll, Scuderi or Williams is involved or they have a separate deal set up.
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