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[VAN] Edler signs extension [6 years/30 mil]

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01-18-2013, 09:20 PM
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Will his back last six years?
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Yeah especially when Gillis is trying to convince anyone who will listen that he does not have to trade Lou. With 9 mil in space and only 13 players signed for next year, he looks pretty foolish now with Elder probably eating half of that.
Compliance buyout + the big ticket items are signed.

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26 then. 6 years takes (if true) him to 32. I like that. It's a decently long contract and the player is still relatively young at the end of it.

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Vancouver # Canucks re-sign defenceman Alex Edler to six-year deal:

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**** off by .25. Great deal btw.

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"Edler deal in Vancouver: $30 M over 6 years"

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30 million x 6 years (5 million per year)

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01-18-2013, 09:22 PM
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Que other teams fans telling us why this is bad, heh love it.

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Great deal, I'm very happy.

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We now have 5 defensemen making 4M+...Ballard, Bieksa, Edler, Garrison, Hamhuis. With Bieksa-Hamhuis and Edler-Garrison taking up 23-25 minutes per night, it seems illogical to pay Ballard 4.2M to play 10-15 minutes. I think he gets the boot soon...

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"Edler deal in Vancouver: $30 M over 6 years"
Wow. $5 million a season? Amazing value for Vancouver. I love this deal for them.

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This is an excellent contract, WTF is Edler's agent thinking?

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And in B4 "Canucks are screwed, 2 goaltenders making x yadda yadda yadda."

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01-18-2013, 09:23 PM
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Wow. Gillis nailed this one. Are you kidding me?

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Great deal for the Canucks. As already said, I think Ballard might be traded soon.

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I'm willing to bet we trade one of our D now to a team looking for D.

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Good cap hit, although question marks will remain around his back since he says it will never be 100% again. So much for Gillis' self imposed cap of 4.6m on D-men.

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Excellent news! Happy to see Edler locked up long term at a great cap hit.

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Edler ****ed himself over. Awesome deal for the Canucks.

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This is an excellent contract, WTF is Edler's agent thinking?
Probably more of a case of liking it here and having guys like Bieksa in the 4.6 range. Highest paid dman now

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Edler clearly wanted to be a Canuck and IMO took a major discount, could've really cashed in on the market but like pretty much everyone else takes less to stay with a first class organization/city.

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Great deal for both sides.

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