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04-25-2013, 01:23 PM
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Originally Posted by nyranger61494 View Post
Is that what the motivation was on Savard? I thought there were rumblings about personality issues turning off veterans, too? He had pretty respectable numbers in his limited NHL experience.
As I recall, it was both. Size issues and he rubbed some vets the wrong way.

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I always liked Sundstrom, too but I can see how he was viewed as expendable.
Once they had him all but dealt in the Palffy trade, they felt they had to move him. I always thought he would be a great piece on a good team and mediocre part of a bad team.

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