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05-26-2013, 12:19 PM
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Originally Posted by Stats01 View Post
Like Nonis said there are numbers that make sense for the Leafs and there are numbers that make sense for Bozak. Bozak looks at Grabovski's contract and naturally thinks he's worth that, the Leafs obviously don't. In my opinion a player who can't put up 50 to 60 points in the league no matter how good they are in the dot are not worth 5.5 million dollars. ADIOS Tyler.
The interesting part is that I highly doubt Bozak will get that money he desires from any team even as a UFA this summer, including his own.

Once he tests the market and gets a reality check he may come crawling back to the Leafs with a new number in mind..

If Nonis is smart he allows Bozak the opportunity to to get this lesson as the market will decide his fate. Bozak will learn that he may only be a #1 center in Toronto based on the situation, but other teams are not going to be recruiting him as a #1 center willing to pay the $$$ that is afforded such players.

Nonis should call his bluff as it will likely result in a contract savings end result for Toronto, or somebody else's mistake to deal with for overpaying.

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