Something brewing between Maple Leafs and Oilers?
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06-20-2013, 01:08 AM
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???? Seriously??? It's four freaking spots. You're not talking about dropping from the 7th spot to the 21st spot (or wherever the Leafs are picking). It's four spots and a high 3rd is more than fair. The difference between 7th and 11th isn't worth much more than that. As for an actual roster player worth that difference, you'd be looking at a 4th liner or 7th dman, not anything exciting.
Again, this only would happen if the guys the Oilers had targeted at the top of their board are gone and they are "okay" with moving back four spots in the draft AND if the Flyers see someone they like and don't feel he'll be there at #11.
Moving up from 11 to 7 is like moving from 7 to 5 and i would love to give a 3rd + 7 to get 5th but itd likely take a second
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