FA Signings, Trade Rumors and Proposals Thread VIII: "The makeup has to be jigged"
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10-31-2013, 03:30 PM
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Is his value high enough without any NHL experience? If Eberle Klefbom can land us Couturier, Simmonds/Downie and Coburn. Id pull the trigger.
If it's for Couturier, Coburn and Simmonds (not Downie) then i bet we have to give up more than just Eberle and Klefbom. IMO we'd need to add the first and maybe more.
The only question I have is: why have with RNH, Gagner AND Couturier? Gagner has a NTC does he not? So Couturier at 3C? If we're trading for Couturier then you'd think it would in a 2C role.
I'd go for just Coburn and Simmonds. Partially because I don't know if there is room for Couturier here with Gagner around, and also because we don't really know what he will become as an offensive player.
Assuming Eberle, 1st, Smid (add Marincin if necessary) for Simmonds, Coburn
is good with me, and MAYBE a trade with Buffalo for Ehrhoff could be made to fill in the other D-spot.
Bottom 6 wingers can be a combo of free agents, and some of the guys we already have.
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