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View Poll Results: Would Drury for Smyth benefit the Rangers?
Yes Smyth would flourish in New York 12 25.53%
No, the intagibles Drury brings are too much to loose. 3 6.38%
The trade would be a wash for both teams 21 44.68%
Who cares just do SOMETHING. 11 23.40%
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02-16-2009, 04:02 PM
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its actually news to me that hes still playing.

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02-16-2009, 05:11 PM
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Originally Posted by FromDubiToZherdev View Post
Wolski and Smyth for Gomez and a second.
that's pretty funny...
the avs would never trade wolski and smyth for gomez and a 1st.

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02-16-2009, 05:11 PM
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Originally Posted by beezer345 View Post
that's pretty funny...
the avs would never trade wolski and smyth for gomez and a 1st.
Yeah that was a pretty pathetic offer...

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02-16-2009, 05:18 PM
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Smyth > Drury

That said- he's really not the kind of player you need (not a "high skill" guy at all- his "skill" is his grit, positioning and extraordinary character) and he's made it clear in the past that he's not an "east coast" guy. Maybe the Sather angle would have some appeal to him... but... mehh....

Overpaid, lots of miles already logged and injury prone. Barking up the wrong tree on this one IMHO.

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02-16-2009, 05:24 PM
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Originally Posted by gmanwrx View Post
i would keep drury, smyth isn't the answer on offense. waste of a trade..

plan and simple we need a scorer-and a top scorer. like either kovalchuk or gaborik

even if that is also trading includes some of our youth & a big gun or two.. worth it...
Couldn't say it better myself. An impact player is what is required. Perhaps that would make Renney's strategy look a lot better too, as long is it didn't screw up the newly acquired scorer.

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02-16-2009, 05:26 PM
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smyth for gomez I would do in a heartbeat, Drury for Smyth seems like a wash to me. Both players are overpaid, ad both have great leadership qualities. I would rather base the team around both of them than one of them + Gomez.

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02-16-2009, 06:03 PM
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Smyth for Gomez & a prospect.

If the Avs. would take Redden I would throw in a 1st

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