Originally Posted by 83-Steelers-43
Same here brother. You never know. While I'm not exactly thrilled about the idea (but it is smart in a way) I think for this season they may end up sitting back and plugging in "role players" (Ruutu, Eaton etc.) and the season after they may go out and bring in a big name player. That's pure speculation on my part.
I was thinking along the same lines. Next season, guys like Scott Gomez, Brian Gionta and Patrick Marleau could all be available, and if you're going to break the bank, any of those 3 guys I would do it for - in a heartbeat.