Thread: Player Discussion: Benoit Pouliot Megathread
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03-20-2014, 04:01 PM
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Originally Posted by BrianBoyle View Post
Tampa only let him walk because he had an unusually high QO. They have interest in keeping him but didn't want to give him the QO.
rationalize it how you want.

There's ways of keeping guys without qualifying them.

You offer them a multi year deal at less than the QO number giving them financial security.

Tampa did not do that thus allowing him to walk.

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