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07-26-2013, 11:13 PM
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Originally Posted by CanadianPantherFan View Post
Money is getting to be like middle relievers in MLB, out of hand. 5.6 mil for Wheeler on a long term deal?
9th in scoring among RW's then 15th the next year over the past two seasons. What would that have warranted on the open market if Clarkson and Clowe are getting 5-5.5m? Wheeler would have been offered a 7 year $43.5m deal from some team in UFA, we locked him up for 5 years of that UFA status.

People need to seriously look into what Wheeler has grown into the past two seasons, great deal and fair value.

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