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01-03-2014, 07:06 PM
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Originally Posted by Clown Baby View Post
Pronger, MacInnis, Niedermayer, Stevens, Chelios, Blake, and Chara all traded franchises. Either through free agency, or actual trades. The important thing is to leave yourself with more than 500K of cap space every season, so when the option presents itself you have the assets, and versatility to make it count. The best way to do that is not signing the LeCavalier's, or spending first-round picks on the Carle's, and Versteeg's. Just my opinion of course.
Nitpicking but Carle wasn't traded for a 1st (he would have been worth it though). The other firsts were traded for Pronger.

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