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01-01-2014, 02:54 PM
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Originally Posted by FreshPerspective View Post
Nah...I dont feel like pulling another Pronger type deal although Weber is more in his prime. We sell the farm for him we'll be treading water with lack of depth for a few years and then the dude starts breaking down or suffers a big injury. Just dont trust our luck with blockbuster deals anymore. I would prefer a more measured approach. The last two seasons the Flyers turned a corner with addressing the D in the draft...willing to see how that pans out although it will be 2-3 years from now.
We have plenty of depth. What we lack is a high end # 1 D and to a lesser extent a pure sniper to play with Giroux.

If we can swap out the Schenns & a top pick and a mid prospect, I do it easily. I'd do the Pronger deal all over again, too. It got us to OT in game 6 of the SCF with MFL in net.

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