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04-01-2013, 11:31 PM
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Originally Posted by CowMix View Post
I'm confused why we traded Loktionov for so little, couldn't he have been included in a nice package at the deadline or draft (Bernier + Loktionov + 2nd) instead of a pretty useless pick. It was like DL was sending New Jersey consolation prize or something.
He was demanding a trade, has a contract expiring at the end of the year, and was threatening if he wasn't playing with a NHL team by the end of the year that he was going back to Russia. Not a lot of value there.

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