Thread: Proposal: Col-NSH (2013 DRAFT DAY)
View Single Post
06-25-2013, 09:38 AM
token grinder
formerly sirryan189
token grinder's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Franklin
Country: United States
Posts: 4,312
vCash: 500
this is a bad deal no matter what team you root for. Stastny is overvalued in Colorado the same way Legwand is in Nashville by its fans. They can't trade him for what he is worth because no GM will pay it. They will pay .50 on the dollar, esp if they know Col is gonna take Mackinnon.

For nashville, Forsberg is a top 5 draft talent that fell for whatever reason. him plus the 4th is ludicrous. Makes no sense to trade 2 top prospects who are considered elite prospects (by many) for one. Stastny plus the first for 4 and Forsberg I think would be turned down by Nashville, because the upside of Forsberg is a sexier proposition than Stastny's steady eddy act. There is not much difference in call between 1 and 5, so overpaying is plain dumb. Give us The 4th plus Blum/Ellis and a later pick is fair value judging by history. The other picks are semantics.

token grinder is offline   Reply With Quote