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03-28-2013, 06:46 PM
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Originally Posted by denidd View Post
I saw Gainey so many times giving away good picks for rentals with no results at the end, even though we had one of the better scout in the NHL with timmy....
One thing you didn't see Gainey do much was sell though. You can always get picks back if you want. I am not saying we should go tossing away all our picks (I am a build from within guy, myself) but I don't think it would hurt to try to improve this team this team a little bit. We may not make it past the first round this year, but a playoff run is possible.

I don't remember Gainey doing that too much. For most of his tenure he was a build from within guy. He rarely made a big splash. If anything he was too conservative. Everything changed after 2009. Then he got trigger happy, but probably was under a lot of pressure to do something at that point. Gauthier made a lot of deals. But then again, we had a lot of injuries and had to find replacements.

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