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03-25-2013, 11:59 AM
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Justin Schultz tore the hell out of the AHL and 100% for sure should be a top 2 dman, at worst top 4 on this team. Schultz played in college, Klefbom has been playing in the Swedish mens league. Justin Schultz is doing just fine this year other than the inevitable fatigue going from college to AHL to short NHL season. Hell half of Justin Schultz's minuses this year have been because of the horrendous play of his Dmate Nick Schultz.
Yet Nick is -9 and Justin is -12...

Hopefully he becomes a good #3 for us.

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03-25-2013, 12:10 PM
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Hemsky + for Lucic

Lucic has 4 goals this year, Hemmer needs a change of scenery and could be a nice addition for a team that could use secondary scoring.

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03-25-2013, 12:13 PM
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Yet Nick is -9 and Justin is -12...

Hopefully he becomes a good #3 for us.
Erik Karlsson Rookie, 45pts(awesome), -30(horrendous)

Year 2, Norris Trophy, maybe it takes more then 30-ish games to decide on a player. Geez

Edit: I'm NOT saying Schultz is Karlsson, just saying maybe we shouldn't write him off yet.

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03-25-2013, 12:13 PM
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Hemsky + for Lucic

Lucic has 4 goals this year, Hemmer needs a change of scenery and could be a nice addition for a team that could use secondary scoring.
For Lucic it is not about goals but his physical play

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03-25-2013, 12:15 PM
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Lucic has 4 goals this year, Hemmer needs a change of scenery and could be a nice addition for a team that could use secondary scoring.
Bruins don't do this.

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Yet Nick is -9 and Justin is -12...

Hopefully he becomes a good #3 for us.
Nick is plus 6 in his last 6 games and had a stretch of being -14 in 12 games shortly before. If Justin Schultz just ends up being a good #3 on this team the Oilers are going no where at all.

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03-25-2013, 12:17 PM
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Hemsky + for Lucic

Lucic has 4 goals this year, Hemmer needs a change of scenery and could be a nice addition for a team that could use secondary scoring.
Nice thought and the exact guy the Oilers need. But Lucic is about as rare of a commodity as you can find in the NHL, highly doubtful the Bruins trade him in the next 5 years, and Hemsky + isn't even going to be close in getting it done.

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03-25-2013, 12:19 PM
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We already have our Lucic, his name is Mitch Moroz

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Hemsky + for Lucic

Lucic has 4 goals this year, Hemmer needs a change of scenery and could be a nice addition for a team that could use secondary scoring.
Bruins would probably decline but I'd do it. Even if Lucic doesn't become 20ish goal scorer, just having Lucic give the Canucks fits is worth the trade.

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03-25-2013, 12:20 PM
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Nick is plus 6 in his last 6 games and had a stretch of being -14 in 12 games shortly before. If Justin Schultz just ends up being a good #3 on this team the Oilers are going no where at all.
Exactly why it's so important we move one of the big-4 forwards for a top-pairing defenseman like McDonagh or Carlson.

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03-25-2013, 12:20 PM
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Lucic has 4 goals this year, Hemmer needs a change of scenery and could be a nice addition for a team that could use secondary scoring.
Good luck with that. Teams want to get tougher for playoff hockey, not softer.

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03-25-2013, 12:24 PM
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Good luck with that. Teams want to get tougher for playoff hockey, not softer.
The trade aside, have you seen Hemmer in the playoffs? Go back to the last trip to the PO and check out Hemmer...'Soft' wasn't a word I would use...

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03-25-2013, 12:24 PM
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Douglas Murray to the Pens, Whitney a healthy scratch, hopefully there's a fire behind all this smoke.

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03-25-2013, 12:28 PM
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Douglas Murray to the Pens, Whitney a healthy scratch, hopefully there's a fire behind all this smoke.
Hopefully.

and to add to the trade:

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"Can confirm the #pens have acquired Douglas Murray. Sounds like picks heading back to the #sharks"


Edit: it's now confirmed at two 2nd round draft picks

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03-25-2013, 12:38 PM
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Hopefully.

and to add to the trade:

@reporterchris

"Can confirm the #pens have acquired Douglas Murray. Sounds like picks heading back to the #sharks"


Edit: it's now confirmed at two 2nd round draft picks
That sounds like quite a bit to me, I'm really interested to see what returns are for players. This only strengthens my thought that Ryan Smyth would actually earn something back for the Oilers in a trade

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03-25-2013, 12:40 PM
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Murray for 2 second's, one of them conditional based on if he re-signs.

Quick, put Whitney on the trade block.

Smid's going to fetch a 1st+

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03-25-2013, 12:45 PM
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Wow, nice return for Murray.

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03-25-2013, 12:48 PM
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Murray for 2 second's, one of them conditional based on if he re-signs.

Quick, put Whitney on the trade block.

Smid's going to fetch a 1st+
if we're trading smid for picks, then this rebuild really IS in a never-ending cycle

the time for trading actual NHLers for magic beans is over - let's hope management understands this (but with their love of youth and picks, i'm not hopeful)

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03-25-2013, 12:49 PM
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Seems like it's a seller's market.

Would be nice to get some decent picks back for Whitney and Belanger.

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03-25-2013, 12:50 PM
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That sounds like quite a bit to me, I'm really interested to see what returns are for players. This only strengthens my thought that Ryan Smyth would actually earn something back for the Oilers in a trade
I doubt anyone deals for Smyth, with his contract being 100% on the books next year and the cap going down it's a risk.

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03-25-2013, 12:51 PM
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You've gotta think we can get a 1st+ for Whitney in this market

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You've gotta think we can get a 1st+ for Whitney in this market
Doubtful.

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I doubt anyone deals for Smyth, with his contract being 100% on the books next year and the cap going down it's a risk.
That and he's done, but if a contender gets him and wins, maybe he retires.

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03-25-2013, 12:57 PM
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That and he's done, but if a contender gets him and wins, maybe he retires.
That's just it does a contender want that risk that he retires and uses up cap space next year?

On a side note kinda odd two teams in the playoff hunt dropped roster players for futures. Granted I doubt SJ is done, it just seems like something we usually don't see. Not this soon anyway.

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03-25-2013, 12:58 PM
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Yeah, only the top contenders (top three or four) in each conference are going to benefit from this trade deadline.

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