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07-01-2008, 03:07 PM
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The Garden is going to love this kid.

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6qO20fb37-k is he a dirty player??

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07-01-2008, 03:09 PM
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Inferno, youre walking out 5 minutes into the movie, relax, sit back and watch how it unfolds

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He should be multitasking with Jagrs, Orpiks, Reddens, Sundin, Naslaund, Rosys, Rolostons, Averys..etc agents on the phone...not this guy.

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At least it's given us something to talk about...

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Hes a 4th liner we signed for a club that has a PLETHORA of depth at that position.

IDIOTIC signing.
Not at all, Excellent signing by Sather!

This guy can play hockey and will prove it next season.

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Stop overreacting. He's a good hitter and can pop in some goals. He has potential to be a pest and he's way better than Hollweg. Just because it's not a big signing doesn't mean its bad.

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Hah.

Was going to post the same thing. Even in other sports, there's always a group of fans who have this idea built up in their minds that the management cannot be talking to numerous guys, but rather only one at a time.

With a guy like Voros, Sather probably has a very little to actually do. They all sit down in their meetings prior to free agency, develop a plan and go after each of those guys. Voros is not a big fish, therefore is probably receiving very little attention from Sather himself.

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07-01-2008, 03:11 PM
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Marc Staal might not like that first vid though

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hes a 4th liner guys, weve got Hollweg, Orr, Byers, Betts, Korpikoski, and Moore who all can play on the 4th line, though Hollweg would be better off doing janitorial work.

maybe its just me, but a team that needs 3 top 2 line wingers, and a top defenseman, shouldnt be talking to a guy whom they really dont need. at least not this early.
This is a perfect PR move for when/if Avery leaves... this guy is just as good in what Avery brings to the team. The fans will love him.

And its still early, no really big names have signed anything yet and if I remember correctly wasn't it around 6ish when Drury/Gomez signed?

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He should be multitasking with Jagrs, Orpiks, Reddens, Sundin, Naslaund, Rosys, Rolostons, Averys..etc agents on the phone...not this guy.
Wow, talk about overreacting.

You really think signing Voros will change ANYTHING about their chances of getting any of the players you mentioned? Come on.

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07-01-2008, 03:12 PM
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hollweg is gone then
Thank God.

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Zipay speculating that this could be a prelude to a trade. Hollweg for Kubina?

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Stop overreacting. He's a good hitter and can pop in some goals. He has potential to be a pest and he's way better than Hollweg. Just because it's not a big signing doesn't mean its bad.
Exactly! Well said! Some of these people are just acting the fool.

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He's our Avery replacement. He can be that type of player.
more like Hollweg replacement....nowhere near Avery imo

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07-01-2008, 03:13 PM
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Still a ton of names out there guys and gals.

a TON.

We'll see where this deal fits in once the dust has settled.

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Sathers way of letting players know that he'll replace them with 4th liners..

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Stop overreacting. He's a good hitter and can pop in some goals. He has potential to be a pest and he's way better than Hollweg. Just because it's not a big signing doesn't mean its bad.
Couldn't have said it any better.

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A part of me is happy with this signing because I like the type of player Voros is. However, another part of me is dissapointed because this likely shuts the door on Avery returning.

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He should be multitasking with Jagrs, Orpiks, Reddens, Sundin, Naslaund, Rosys, Rolostons, Averys..etc agents on the phone...not this guy.
exactly, people just arent getting it.


Bluenote, im not walking out, im just saying why are we talking about this guy right now when there are HUGE holes all over this lineup? it doesnt make sense, and as a diehard, im surprised more people arent annoyed. Im sure the kid will be jus tfine, and ill love the way he plays and blah blah blah, but right now, im more worried about an offensive team that is depending on Prucha and Dawes to be your top 2 wingers, and a defense that has Backman potentially paired with Staal as your top pairing.

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Wow, talk about overreacting.

You really think signing Voros will change ANYTHING about their chances of getting any of the players you mentioned? Come on.
Yeah, I think a few people need to relax a bit. I'm sure it didn't take Sather hours to put this deal together. I'm sure there's plenty of time to make the odd phone call here and there between working to land the big fish.

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I saw him quite a bit last year with the Wild and I really liked his energy and willingness to drop the gloves. Guy is going to be a beauty with the Rangers.

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provides more size and skill then Hollweg, he will actually fight but hes not that great but still hold his own against bigger players.

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