#32 – Sabres at Canadiens – Sat Mar 23 – 7:00PM ET – TV: MSG-B – Radio: WGR-AM
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03-23-2013, 02:44 PM
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Seems odd to announce a scratch then. If there is a trade coming, they have plenty of time to make a trade before the game starts. I think he really is just scratched, which
doesn't bode well for his already plummeting trade value
It won't have any effect on his trade value. He's been in the NHL a while. The book is out on him, and any half-decent GM is going to know exactly what they're buying: a big winger who can give you 20-30 goals and 50 points, but is guaranteed to do it in bunches.
If Regier is close on finishing a deal, it makes sense that they wouldn't want the guy they're shipping out getting hurt.
It could also just be RR scratching him because he sucks though.
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