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Tampa Re-Signs Nate Thompson [4 Years/$1.6 million AAV]

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03-23-2013, 01:02 PM
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Tampa Re-Signs Nate Thompson [4 Years/$1.6 million AAV]

Per Lightning twitter:The Lightning have agreed to terms with Nate Thompson on a four year contract extension


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Per Lightning twitter:The Lightning have agreed to terms with Nate Thompson on a four year contract extension
That's cool now the Thompson trade rumors can cease.

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Thompson's new deal with Tampa worth $1.6 M per year AAV - $6.4 M total
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4 years for fourth liner... 1.6 for fourth liner. LOL.

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That might be a little much.

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4 years for fourth liner... 1.6 for fourth liner. LOL.

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Fiddler got 1.8 for 3 years... I'd say its the going rate for a good fourth liner.

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Live him and love any extension that keeps him here. Maybe overpaid but not by much for what he brings.

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Prusty has been pretty much a third liner for us.

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Thomson can play, that's a good deal for Tampa.

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Prusty has been pretty much a third liner for us.
And he's worth every penny.

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Good for Nate. I've always thought he was a hardworker, liked him since his NYI days.

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Good for Nate. I've always thought he was a hardworker, liked him since his NYI days.
i wish they never put him on waivers

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Another useful player off the trade-deadline list.

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good deal for a bottom player. if you want to make a change after 2 years hes easy to move..

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Good for Nate. Always love when hard working players are rewarded.

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A great 3rd to 4th line center. Glad the team locked him up for a while. Manages some pretty nice looking goals every so often as well.

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He's worth the money he got IMO. Good for him and Tampa.

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this reminds me a lot of zack smith's 4yr 1.88M contract in ottawa. In fact, that was probably a comparable used in negotiations.

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I think it's refreshing seeing third and fourth liners getting long contracts =) Good for him!

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Hey look another Isles throw away...

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4 years for fourth liner... 1.6 for fourth liner. LOL.
You clearly have no idea what Thompson provides the Lightning.

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Hey look another Isles throw away...
Not bad for someone Islander fans were calling "The worst player in the NHL" the day he was waived.

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Does everything required of him and is a quality PK'er/defensive forward.

Glad to see him extended long-term.


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