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12-10-2013, 06:55 PM
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Originally Posted by don View Post
I think it's the "Thornton Panic" setting in. But in truth I've been looking for a replacement for Thornton myself. IMO he needs to rest, I'm sure he'll get at least 6 games, and will need more next year. I'm afraid his career is winding down and he'll retire shortly. I'd like to have his replacement on board so he can mesh with the team before Thornton leaves. I'd do Caron straight up or Marchand and Caron for Peluso and Cromier.
Holy sheet. I like Peluso - I think he's got a lot more puck skills and hockey sense than people give him credit for when they assume he's just a fighter - but Marchand is a useful top-6 player. End of discussion. The Jets would be fighting off fits of laughter accepting that deal if it was offered.

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