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05-14-2013, 10:03 AM
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Originally Posted by Em Ancien View Post
Bergevin was clearly afraid of Desharnais having another big year by the end of the season which would've made his cap hit significantly higher, even if the term was lower. Hence, why he did what he did. I think he even said in hindsight, it might not look like a great decision now, but it is what it is.
If he has a great "bounce back" year next year, it could easily pay off still. He could have very nice trade value after that.

Kind of a dangerous gamble considering how this team is built, but it's not like Desharnais was useless all season.

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