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05-01-2013, 03:19 PM
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I am a supporter of Homer. I will admit he does sign players to reasonable contracts(when RFA's) but he signs players to over priced contracts when they are UFA's. It's either they are over priced or the contract is too long. Briere is an example of that as well. Pronger another one. All UFA's. The length along with the cap hit still have the ability to hurt this club in the long run. Especially Bryz and Pronger.
I don't think the Briere contract was a bad one, and unlike Bryz there were a lot of other teams who wanted to sign him. I'm glad Homer got him and not Gomez, Drury or Smyth.

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