Thread: Value of: Gaborik @ the trade deadline
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10-04-2013, 10:54 AM
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Originally Posted by I May Be Wrong View Post
Didn't Jarmo speak to Gaborik before even officially trading for him to make sure that he wanted to be in CBJ because of the eventual reality of his 1 year left on his deal? Don't see him being dealt, otherwise what was the point of acquiring him?
Part of the issue is knowing whether or not his playing style will truly be effective here and whether or not his insane injury days are behind him. That (so far as I can tell) is why he hasn't been resigned immediately.

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