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02-20-2004, 03:03 PM
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Originally Posted by John Flyers Fan
He got the big contract for two reasons.

#1. Clarke was making up for the years when LeClair was underpaid.

#2. They felt that if they didn't re-sign LeClair they wouldn't have been able to attract other big name free-agents. Namely Roenick. If LeClair walked, no chance that JR signs in Philly.
#1. Is what I was refering to.

#2. I think your right, but could you remind me what the lineup looked like when his contract was up? It was Pre-Primeau, post Recchi correct?

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