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07-22-2013, 02:46 PM
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The Habs had him at a discount this year, and will again next year...you know, when it matters the most and the cap is going down.
But the Canadiens have been fine cap wise and will be fine. Hell they have 4 million in cap space right now after giving 4 to Briere. The roster is pretty much set. So I don't accept that excuse, especially with the fact that Bergevin had two buy-outs to work with.

Again, the bridge deal was very short sighted on the part of Bergevin...it sought short-term gain. It shows a lack of fore-sight on his part to have missed the opportunity to get Subban discounted for the next 5-6 years where the team will probably be competitive.

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