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10-29-2012, 05:39 PM
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Seems a bit early for Stauffer to be talking about something like that. No one even knows if there is going to be a amnesty buyout period or not, do we? Let alone if Luongo would sign here.
Any player movement really. Unless it's a retirement out of left field, A.K.A Whitney

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10-29-2012, 05:42 PM
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Random guess: We acquire Keith Yandel for 1st and a prospect grab bag.

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Lu would be the worst thing possible cap wise for the Oilers. Theyll need space in 5 years.

If im guesing Id say coming in would be one of:

Some sort of defenseman like Yandle, Bouwmeester. Not a #1 but a good second pairing guy

Or some sort of 2nd line center with size

Leaving might be a variation of Gagner, Hemsky, MPS, Whitney, 1st round pick

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Don't tjink it is a blockbuster trade

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Any player movement really. Unless it's a retirement out of left field, A.K.A Whitney
well a trade could be agreed to but can't be processed until the CBA is signed. It could be as good as a done deal.

The buyout/UFA signing would be a far cry from a sure thing.

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well a trade could be agreed to but can't be processed until the CBA is signed. It could be as good as a done deal.

The buyout/UFA signing would be a far cry from a sure thing.
I've heard that song and dance many times before, but what's from stopping the other GM from continuing to try get a better package? It's not like the CBA is going to be signed in a week or something.

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10-29-2012, 05:53 PM
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I've heard that song and dance many times before, but what's from stopping the other GM from continuing to try get a better package? It's not like the CBA is going to be signed in a week or something.
Our GM not being willing to give more. A trade is still way more certain than a buyout that might not even be allowed/signing a UFA who wants to play in Florida.

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10-29-2012, 05:58 PM
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We might not know for 12 months and that is one reason I think it maybe smyth calling it a day

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No one would say "wow" to that at all.

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Our GM not being willing to give more. A trade is still way more certain than a buyout that might not even be allowed/signing a UFA who wants to play in Florida.
Whitney retiring is my money. The guy complained about how a long layoff hurt him when he came back last year, not just because of his foot, but his conditioning as a whole. Seems strange that a guy who just recently experienced that wouldn't be playing hockey some where right now.

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Believe if it you will. The team is pure speculation on MY part. However, the inevitable trade(just got compounded by Stauffer's tweet), is legitimate.
No, it is not legitimate at all. It is pure BS on your part.

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10-29-2012, 06:03 PM
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I doubt it is yakupov to the nyi for any of their kids. There is way a blockbuster deal could be kept under wraps for up to 10 to 12 months

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And the poster with the record of most people blocking him is...

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10-29-2012, 06:09 PM
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Not buying the Yakupov stuff. He doesn't want to play with other talented forwards? LOL, ok.

This isn't basketball, he's fortunate not to have been drafted by Columbus.
the bretzky guy is a tool, obvious troll is obvious

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10-29-2012, 06:09 PM
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And the poster with the record of most people blocking him is...
I said, tweet Stauffer. He won't deny this. Oil Country, don't believe it all you want, this is what's going down. Let's be real here, does any other speculation on this board really give you the "wow" factor? Come on people, let's act like grown adults.

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To be honest, I wouldn't mind Hamonic + 1st.

That 1st could very well end up being Seth Jones, Alex Barkov or Nathan MacKinnon.

As sick as the lineup looks with Yakupov in it, it looks sicker with Hamonic + MacKinnon, Barkov or Jones in it.

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Random guess: We acquire Keith Yandel for 1st and a prospect grab bag.
I'd like that

Whatever this wow move is under no circumstances should any of our untradeable players be traded

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Before anyone starts peeing their pants hanging on every world Bob Staufer says or tweets, I ask, when is the last time he was right on anything? It's a dull time out there in the hockey world. Some people feel the need to whip some gullibles into a frenzy. Give it a rest.

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