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04-16-2013, 02:20 PM
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Originally Posted by Kershaw View Post
Value really isn't close IMO. #1 pick is pretty much a guarantee to be a superstar player and Staal is a impending UFA in two seasons. Staal is far from an elite defenseman, When was the last time a #1 pick was traded after one season? These guys have the most value in the league due to their probability of success and their cheap FA years.
The "cheap" ELC years for a #1 draft pick are not that cheap with their bonuses.

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