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05-22-2007, 09:32 PM
Give 'em Enough Rope
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Given how Jackman ended the season, and the comments from Andy Murray, Jackman isn't coming cheaply if he gets traded at all. In other words, it'd take Stafford for the Blues to even consider it. If you're interested in a replacement of sorts for McKee, Salvador would come much cheaper. I'd propose Hecht for Salvador.
That's fine, I wasn't looking for inexpensive but a certain stylistic fit.
That said, I doubt Stafford is involved in any deal at this point from a Sabre POV. His final 22 game recall after the Afinogenov injury were simply outstanding (11 goals, 11 assists, 3 GWG's). I honestly don't know if Buffalo would be interested in Jackman -- Regier is an obstinant GM and I can see him clinging to his current squad composition as it moves toward compost. Namely, the lack of a banger on the blueline and it's creampuff consistency.
There are several Blues who stand out as the footsoldier types Buffalo seems to need at the moment -- Salvador, Hinote, and Mayers -- beyond just the rekindled interest in Jackman. It seems these two teams could make decent trade partners.
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