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04-22-2013, 03:00 PM
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Originally Posted by Punxrocknyc19 View Post
well a normal GM would have drafted a goalie by now to take over for Marty. he is 40 and not getting younger and they also signed Kovalchuk to that long lengthy contract (great player but not worth it at all, 6 years at most is what id offer, and they overpaid for average players like Zubrus (UFA) and Ponikarovsky (via trade) they dont have much of a future... Rangers have a much better future... they might have to overpay for Clarkson (1st time as an UFA) to keep him as well as Elias (UFA although i can see him taking small discount to stay)
All good points on top of some not so wonderful signings and a number of very difficult decisions facing the Devils that will have to be made.
Still and all, Lamoriello forgot more about being a top GM than Sather has known for the past 20+ years during which time he has accomplished nothing!

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