Thread: Proposal: Rangers/Hurricanes
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07-10-2013, 10:24 AM
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Originally Posted by Kris Chreider View Post
So how does this help us win NOW?

Lindholm is projected as the Canes' 4th line center going into next season.

There's 2 packages I would want.

Skinner + Murphy + 3rd for Staal + Pyatt (cap reasons)


Faulk + Ruutu (1/3 salary retained) for Staal
First off: That Lindholm comment couldnt be further from the truth. If hes on the team, hes playing top nine.

There is no chance you get BOTH Skinner and Murphy.

As has been stated, giving up Faulk for Staal isnt helpful to the Hurricanes. It is at best a lateral move for a more expensive Defenseman. Obviously getting some cap relief from Ruutu would be helpful, but not at the loss of Faulk.

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