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Old 07-01-2009, 08:45 PM   #91
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Default Re: 2009 Free Agency

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Originally Posted by pittsburghp8baller View Post
And you dont trade a top 6 guy for a fourth liner with a higher salary, even with a pick/prospect attached. Historically most players top out stat wise around his age. Three of the best players of all-time had there career seasons before there were 25 and then didnt reach those marks again..
In case you weren't paying attention, the rumor was the Pens might trade Dupuis and Godard for Glencross.

2 words, Ryan Malone (guy who took a while to develop)

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He played pretty good in his first full season in the NHL, 40 points in 74 games, but it feels like they would be 'settling' with Glencross instead of going out there and trying to get someone bigger..
Yeah, i would definitely like someone better for Geno's wing. Right now we have an over-abundance of bottom 6 guys

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Everyone in the Atlantic, and the Canadiens are getting better and i dont want to see the Pens big move of the off season to bring in another winger who doesnt have a proven track record as top 6 guy.insidepittsburghsports.com, Mark Eaton's name was thrown out there as posbbile.
Montreal were the biggest losers today. They got a lot worse

Rangers just signed Gaborik
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