Thread: Speculation: Trade Deadline
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02-24-2014, 11:18 AM
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Originally Posted by FlyersFan8828 View Post
This team is NOT a contender and adding MSL won't change that unless Hedman is coming back in the deal as well. Even if he hasn't shown signs of slowing down, 38 years old is 38 years old. The likelihood of him retiring after this year or the next is a lot higher than if we traded for a 30 year old. By the time this team is ready to contend, Marty would most likely be gone and the assets that were traded for him would be essentially wasted.
Agree MSL not worth giving up assets for. This teams biggest weakness is clearing the zone on the backend.

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