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04-02-2013, 05:54 PM
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Originally Posted by Richter Scale View Post
I agree with you from the short term perspective -- as a rental for the rest of this season, unless its a dirt cheap deal, I'm not a fan.

But I'd be interested in him as a FA in the offseason (again, for the right price - assuming he's not out of his mind and asking $4-5 mil); if he gets back to form, he's a solid LW.

I generally agree that the team should be getting younger, not older -- but not everyone can be 20-25 years old. And for the most part, you're not going to pry away any solid players in that age range from a team. The Rangers are one of the youngest teams in the NHL as it is.
Yeah, for a rental, no thanks. If they're sure they can sign him, might not be a bad addition. Solid depth on the bottom 6 that is actually hard to play against. I'm just wary of moving prospects for a rental who is seemingly dealing with the same problems that a lot of the team is already battling.

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