Thread: Speculation: Trade Proposals Thread
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04-15-2013, 12:38 PM
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Originally Posted by RangerBoy View Post
Edmonton fired Steve Tambellini and replaced him with Craig MacTavish. Scott Howson will have a role in the Oilers front office. Howson joined Edmonton as a pro scout after losing his job in Columbus. MacT spent a lot of time scouting the Rangers approaching the deadline. Howson is big DZ guy. The Oilers need a D. The Rangers need a top young forward.
Eh, Idk if replacing Tambo with Mac T means that they're going to shop a young piece for a proven defender. Seems more like Lowe threw some red meat at the fan base to keep them busy for a while.

Plus, I can't imagine how we'd absorb one of those Hall or Eberle contracts and RNH is likely not moving. That leaves Yakupov and Gagner as the two "top young forwards" available, and I wouldn't Del Zotto for Gagner. Del Zotto for Yakupov? Can't see Edmonton doing it.

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