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04-19-2013, 05:52 PM
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DousedInOil
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Originally Posted by jadeddog View Post
we're not trading gagner unless we have a center who can play 2nd line minutes, which we don't have.... additionally, gagner + hemsky would be an overpay (as was gagner + paajarvi by the way, so i'm glad phoenix said no if that deal was indeed offered)
I want to call this the "Gagner Paradox" where we can only trade Gagner if we upgrade on Gagner but no one is willing to give up a better center. I think that's why drafting Barkov/Monahan is so important. We would actually acquire a guy who can replace him down the road.

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