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10-03-2013, 11:12 AM
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Originally Posted by NYR Viper View Post
Very good deal for an underrated player. Takes him to 35. Reasonable. Callahan-esque player with better stats. Maybe Callahan gets 5-5.5?
I don't see the similarities TBH, other than that they are right handed shots playing right wing and captained a NY state franchise.

Some interesting tweets from Eric Tulsky regarding Pommes Frites' contract extension:
Eric T. ‏@BSH_EricT 10m

Prob goes without saying that a contract covering ages 31-35 is better in the near term than the long term, but Pominville's interesting...
Eric T. ‏@BSH_EricT 10m

Pominville's coring is almost dead flat (even strength pts/60 of 2.2, 2.2, 2.2, 2.2, 2.1 the last 5 yrs), which looks encouraging...
Eric T. ‏@BSH_EricT 9m

But on-ice sh% (which has a lot of luck to it and heavily drives points) has gone 8.4% - 8.6% - 7.9% - 9.4% - 10.9%
Eric T. ‏@BSH_EricT 9m

Is Pominville in a sneaky decline that's been masked by shooting percentage variance? Given his age, I'm inclined to bet yes.

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