Thread: Player Discussion: Simon Gagne remains unsigned
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07-02-2013, 02:59 PM
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Originally Posted by Marty Straka View Post
Funny I literally came on the board to see what was going on with Gagne since his name has never come up in UFA talks recently. Was curious to know your honest assessment of him if he stays relatively healthy for a full season? Ottawa has been known to give chances to more veteran type injury reclamation projects (Latendresse, Lundin, etc) and I instantly thought of gagne and our need for a solid winger. Do you think he still has what it takes to play in the Top 6?
If you keep your expectations low, I think you could cross your fingers and pray. I think Gagne is serviceable, hes just not IMO the best option. I really think its not a Top 6 unless your team is injury riddled or very desperate.

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