Thread: GDT: Preds vs Hawks
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04-19-2013, 11:22 PM
Neal Before Zod
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Originally Posted by WartracePred View Post
Agreed. Even Weber said guys are playing for contracts and roster spots before he realized he was being too honest. He followed up with playing for wins. But the first thing out of his mouth was contracts and roster spots.
And I have zero problem with him saying that.

Yes, you want team players...but guys are also going to do what is best for them. You might play your way onto next year's team, or you might play your way to being a more valuable trade commodity. The one thing you don't want to do is play your way back to Milwaukee.

While you want to play to win, I'd rather have a team with a healthy level head, that knows the situation, than one that is getting frustrated with the (predictable) results of playing so many prospects.

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