Thread: Speculation: Richards' future on the NYR
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07-03-2013, 08:37 AM
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Originally Posted by Kershaw View Post
What about a twist, what if Richards struggles again for most of the year and scores the GWG in game 7 of OT in the SCF? Would he still get bought out? Would the media pressure force Richards to stay in NY?

I can't recall of many teams keeping a notoriously overpaid player coming off of a terrible season. Chelsea did it based on this one play by Torres:

In that case, media pressure or not, I think he gets bought out.

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