Thread: Confirmed with Link: Riley Boychuk to NJD for Henrik Tallinder
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07-08-2013, 07:30 PM
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Originally Posted by Djp View Post
You cant trade salary retentions/cap buyouts. You also cant trade a cap compliance buyout.

the reason a player was moved was to keep under 50 on the roster.
I think we simply had to send something back to give a fig leaf of this being a "hockey trade" rather than a salary dump, which it plainly is. Boychuk is absolutely the least we could send back. Leafs did something similar when they took Olaf Kolzig some years back.

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