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07-05-2013, 07:48 AM
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Originally Posted by CS View Post
Unless you're trading Meszaros or futures for Halak or something, our team becomes worse if you make a trade.

I would not be willing to give up roster players outside of Meszaros for basically anything that doesn't upgrade our team now. I don't consider a 1B goaltender a worthy upgrade compared to what we could get on the FA market.

Sure, it's not on the same scale as the Couturier for Yandle vs. mid-round pick for Streit deal, but the principle is the same.
Meszaros and/or futures is about what I'm looking for. Especially since Couturier for Yandle is asinine. Halak wouldn't be a 1B, because Mason isn't any kind of 1.

Originally Posted by NitHeel View Post
Meh....Miller would be for 1 year and would cost an asset. Halak isn't markedly better then Emery and costs an asset. Schneider and Bernier were the guys worth trading for.
Halak? Yes he is. Injury risk is roughly the same, and he has better numbers.

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