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  • Ace23's Avatar
    05-24-2016, 03:54 PM
    Ace23 replied to a thread 2016 NHL Draft in Philadelphia Flyers
    I get that -- but one of the things that I've seen with EDM is that they don't lack "impact" players...in fact, they have more of them than most...
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    05-24-2016, 09:31 AM
    Ace23 replied to a thread 2016 NHL Draft in Philadelphia Flyers
    Yeah -- I'm honestly not sure what the market price for a guy like Eberle would be. There were rumors of a Travis Harmonic --> Eberle deal around...
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    05-23-2016, 10:03 PM
    Ace23 replied to a thread 2016 NHL Draft in Philadelphia Flyers
    Here's another thought: Neuvirth + 3rd --> DAL for Niemi + Nichushkin
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    05-23-2016, 09:57 PM
    Ace23 replied to a thread 2016 NHL Draft in Philadelphia Flyers
    Our "patience" window with Giroux and Voracek is getting tight -- however, given our current crop of defensive prospects and Hextall's continued...
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    05-23-2016, 09:02 PM
    Ace23 replied to a thread 2016 NHL Draft in Philadelphia Flyers
    It actually helps us with the expansion drafts on the horizon -- juniors seasons don't count as pro seasons (because Gary Bettman and a rock have a...
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    05-23-2016, 04:56 PM
    Well, Therrien is a pretty terrible coach, so there's that....eventually, Bergevein has to see that Therrien is the one wasting the prime years of...
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    05-23-2016, 09:50 AM
    Ace23 replied to a thread 2016 NHL Draft in Philadelphia Flyers
    Brown ahead of Nylander seems a bit wrong, TBH. I love his game and potential, but Nylander has the higher floor by far. Also not sure about...
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    05-22-2016, 06:10 PM
    Personally, I don't care about the fanbase in LV or Quebec. Hell, Quebec voted to TAX THEMSELVES to pay for an arena for their new team. If they're...
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    05-22-2016, 06:02 PM
    It's something I just came up with as an alternative to raiding the cupboards of other clubs, which I think is patently unfair, especially for teams...
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    05-22-2016, 05:56 PM
    That's my feeling exactly -- and based on this model, you could have an expansion team with the following: Goalies: F. Andersen M. Murray -...
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    05-22-2016, 03:00 PM
    This is probably going to need to be ironed out -- it's a lot ridiculous if a player who has 2 pro seasons needs to be protected -- there are a TON...
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    05-22-2016, 01:56 PM
    OK...let's pump the brakes on the crazy train. First -- yes, it is likely that players with NMCs will be exempt from the expansion draft. HOWEVER...
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    05-21-2016, 06:25 PM
    It would be awesome...plus, who wouldn't want to play with Giroux and Voracek?
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    05-21-2016, 12:13 PM
    I don't think his age does, but I forgot about his 3 prior years of NHL experience with FLA, so that could be sufficient to grant him class IV status...
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    05-18-2016, 12:57 PM
    The problem is that Dadonov would be restricted to and only eligible for an EL deal due to his age; Shipachyov would be free to sign whatever deal be...
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    05-18-2016, 09:59 AM
    I mean, we gave Medvedev $3M AAV as a 33-year-old defenseman coming over to the NHL for the firs time just last off-season. Giving a guy who is (by...
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    05-18-2016, 09:55 AM
    Well, the last time CBJ drafted a guy like Puljujarvi (Voracek), they royally screwed up his development and ended up shipping him and Sean...
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    05-18-2016, 09:45 AM
    Ace23 replied to a thread 2016 NHL Draft in Philadelphia Flyers
    You pay for developed assets. It's the same reason why a house that was purchased for $100k on a potentially up-and-coming block can be flipped for...
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    05-17-2016, 03:54 PM
    Eklund (yes, him) is reporting the asking price to move up to #2 for Laine (with the Flyers in on it, OFC) is: Schenn Sanheim Morin 2 picks in...
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    05-17-2016, 03:46 PM
    I don't think CHI can afford Shipachyov -- he's 29, which would mean he's no longer eligible to sign an EL deal (like Panarin did). You're probably...
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    05-17-2016, 10:14 AM
    Ace23 replied to a thread 2016 NHL Draft in Philadelphia Flyers
    We'll trade you Gudas and a 2nd for Brown. Deal?
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    05-17-2016, 10:13 AM
    Honestly, I think we're 3-4 years away from having all of that information at our fingertips -- as the league moves to curb things like concussions...
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    05-17-2016, 12:33 AM
    I don't see it as a problem in most cases....it'd be nice to have another RH shot, but there are plenty of solid defensemen who play their "off" side...
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    05-16-2016, 02:47 PM
    That's an interesting possibility, similar to what I had suggested a few pages back with a Streit ($1.25M retained) + Leier/Laughton + Pick -->...
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    05-16-2016, 09:49 AM
    I wouldn't be upset to see both Streit and Schultz go this off-season. Based on the market, I think Schultz gets you a mid-round pick (3rd/4th/5th)...
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    05-15-2016, 04:05 PM
    I don't think either will have a problem proving to be a significant upgrade, especially after what we saw down the stretch from our current stable...
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    05-15-2016, 02:07 PM
    I'm not sure who you think is guaranteed spots on the roster next season -- MDZ Ghost Gudas (if he's back) MacDonald will be back in the...
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    05-15-2016, 12:08 AM
    This. Just be patient. Provorov and (potentially) Morin/Sanheim will likely make the team next year. Add in a few low-risk/high-reward...
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    05-14-2016, 11:53 PM
    Ace23 replied to a thread 2016 NHL Draft in Philadelphia Flyers
    The same reason why they have the first overall pick to begin with...bad choices. Other than Marner, I'd probably want Kapanen or Nylander....
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    05-14-2016, 03:05 PM
    Ace23 replied to a thread 2016 NHL Draft in Philadelphia Flyers
    Question becomes whether or not Stamkos would accept that role. He's been adamant in the past that he wants to play C...
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