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07-04-2013, 05:40 PM
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Free Agent Frenzy

Hey guys this sort of thread worked out great for us during the draft and mods permitting I thought it would be nice for tomorrow as well.

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07-04-2013, 05:49 PM
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The frenzy has already begun!

Ballard to Minnesota
Briere to Montreal

Or is this supposed to be pyrocentric, like the draft thread?

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07-04-2013, 06:43 PM
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Or is this supposed to be pyrocentric, like the draft thread?
Only if we sign Bozak or Clarkson 5+

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Only if we sign Bozak or Clarkson 5+
Shut up man what if Feaster reads this

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Hahahahaha Dallas you stupid idiots. I really hope they got compensation for taking Horcoff.

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Seguin sweepstakes are over. He's off to Dallas now.

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07-04-2013, 07:23 PM
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Give me one of:

Grabovski, Raymond, or Russell and I'll be happy.

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07-04-2013, 07:34 PM
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Was reall pulling for seguin. Too bad, hoping feaster signs a dman, otherwise this season will be pretty ugly.

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07-04-2013, 07:36 PM
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Was reall pulling for seguin. Too bad, hoping feaster signs a dman, otherwise this season will be pretty ugly.
2nded on all accounts.

Ference or Hainsey are my preferences.

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Really hoping we can get Grabovski.. I read the other day we're going for a center man and a dman, hopefully it's an interesting day

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What on earth could have compelled Nill to take on Horcoff's contract.

As for the Flames, I really, really, really, hope they stay away from Bozak, Raymond, and Clarkson.

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2nded on all accounts.

Ference or Hainsey are my preferences.
Ha! Those would be my top choices too. Both would be even better, I'd love to dump butler out of the top 6.

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I'd be somewhat surprised if the Flames signed Hainsey. Recall from the lockout, Hainsey was big on the PA side of things, while Edwards was one of the few owners always present with Bettman and Daly. There were suggestions that negotiations often got, intense, on occasions when the players and owners were there. Could still be some bad blood, if there ever was.

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Was reall pulling for seguin. Too bad, hoping feaster signs a dman, otherwise this season will be pretty ugly.
Looking at what Dallas gave up we would have to give up Glencross + Wotherspoon + JG + Ferland

It was a fairly step price.

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07-04-2013, 08:02 PM
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Grabo at < 4M 4years or less would be interesting
Raymond I like if we can get him for 9M or less total cost

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Grabo would be a nice pickup by the Flames. Was hoping Ballard would sign here cheap but he went home instead.

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Looking at what Dallas gave up we would have to give up Glencross + Wotherspoon + JG + Ferland

It was a fairly step price.
I would have tried to swap out glenner but would easily have given the rest for a guy like seguin. Maybe that was just it, flames were not willing to part with glencross, or he wouldn't wave. Can't say that I would blame him, he clearly took a discount to stay here.

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I would have tried to swap out glenner but would easily have given the rest for a guy like seguin. Maybe that was just it, flames were not willing to part with glencross, or he wouldn't wave. Can't say that I would blame him, he clearly took a discount to stay here.
I think it would be he wouldn't waive. I would give the other 3 as well but giving up JG and Wotherspoon would hurt our porpsect depth.

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Props for McTavish for getting Larsen for Horcoff.

As for Hainsey, I'll be surprised if many owners take him. He pissed a lot of owners off.

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MacTavish just took advantage of the Stars like they were a drunk 17 year old at a college party.

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So things kick off at noon EST tomorrow right?

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So things kick off at noon EST tomorrow right?
Yep teams can sign players at noon EST.

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Yep teams can sign players at noon EST.
I hope its a slow day at work so I can watch twitter and here

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I hope its a slow day at work so I can watch twitter and here
I work as a gardener so everyone better wait until 4 PST to sign

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I work as a gardener so everyone better wait until 4 PST to sign
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