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04-24-2013, 03:39 PM
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Originally Posted by Falco Lombardi View Post
Thought I might chime in here.

I forget which one (think Shattenkirk), but because of arbitration rights, one of them isn't available to offer sheets.
Shattenkirk going to arbitration is big - because they'll likely get him on a 1-2 year deal at a much nicer price than he'd get on an offer-sheet.

STL could simply point at OEL's contract to ensure Shattenkirk doesn't get a shade more than $5M, and I think STL happily signs that.

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