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07-11-2013, 06:59 PM
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Originally Posted by Blunderbore View Post
Patrick Thoresen will laugh when you offer him reasonable money for a 3rd line C. why play in a bottom six role earning 1.5-2 mil after taxes at best, when you can be one of the biggest stars in the league, be a PPG player, earn 4+ mil? he is one guy that dropped his NHL dream, if he ever had one.
That makes a lot of sense but apparently he hasn't exactly ruled out returning to North America...

http://beta.aftenposten.no/100Sport/...d#.Ud9Gp0FwdrO

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Thoresen has not given up on return to NHL
Patrick Thoresen (29) is the big star in the Russian KHL, but admits he would like to try the NHL again.

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