Thread: Speculation: Who should the Flyers amnesty?
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04-11-2013, 08:14 AM
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Originally Posted by BernieParent View Post
One possibility of trading Brière (leaving his NMC aside for the moment) is that a cap-floor team may crave him for not only his playing ability and diminutive good looks, but that they pay out less than half of his cap hit for 2 seasons. If Brière gets bought out, interested teams would have to negotiate a new deal for him, which would typically mean real dollar = cap dollar, or close to it.

Of course, as I've posted previously, the allure of Brière is probably limited to cap-floor teams, and these are the least likely preferred options for him.
Agreed. OTT (not truly a floor team, in the traditional sense) and NYI are the two that seem to fit best, but I dunno. I think he gets bought out or comes back. A trade seems unlikely in the offseason.

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