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#1 Production Line

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Posted 04 August 2005 - 08:17 PM

I say no, we could of used the money for something better. Now $1-1.5 million per year would of been much more reasonable...
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#2 redwings1914

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Posted 05 August 2005 - 12:07 AM

i say no tooooooooooooooooooo much $$$$$$$$$$$
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#3 ToddDaGod

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Posted 05 August 2005 - 09:32 AM

Not worth it.

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Posted 07 August 2005 - 03:30 AM

we'll see if hes worth it when the season starts, he has been doing good

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Posted 07 August 2005 - 03:35 AM

Sure he's worth it, he was an important part on the Canadiens during their last cup run, if I remember correctly, him and Desjardans we're the #1 and #2 defensemen. His point speak for themselves, he's at the point in his career where he's just below Lidstrom is offensive ability, but just above the average defensemen in defense ability.

There was really no other defensemen of his calibre that would be had for under 3m. If Gonchar is worth 5m a season, Schnieder is worth 3.3, easily.
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Posted 14 August 2005 - 01:58 AM

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#7 Terrible Ted

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Posted 05 September 2005 - 12:40 AM

QUOTE (Yzerman#19 @ August 14, 2005 - 02:58AM)
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Schneider is going to provide alot of leadership on the blueline for us and take over much of the role Chelios has played the last several years. He is about the most fearsome player we have right now. He is well worth the money.

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Posted 05 September 2005 - 12:44 AM

QUOTE (Terrible Ted @ September 5, 2005 - 01:40AM)
He is about the most fearsome player we have right now. He is well worth the money.

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#9 p.datsyuk13

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Posted 06 September 2005 - 12:12 PM

he is a good player. however with the new (f*cking, stupid-ass) CBA $3.3 mill is alot for an aging d-man

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Posted 06 September 2005 - 01:11 PM

Time will tell, but I'm leaning more towards him being worth it. With Datsyuk gone, the team is going to need to rely more on it's defense, and finding a Dman as skilled as Schneider for less than the 3.3 he signed would be difficult.

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Posted 08 September 2005 - 05:12 PM

he came pretty close to that norris last go around. I say if he wins it he will be more than worth it.

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Posted 30 September 2005 - 12:08 AM

I'm one of the biggest fans of Lidstrom that there is...but with the salary cap, I have to say that at $7.6M even he is overpaid.

#13 Err0rB0Y4o4

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Posted 30 September 2005 - 12:20 AM

For 2 years? Great deal, but I think the Wings should have spent that somewhere else.
I love Scheider, great defensemen, great for the wings, just the money could have been used to by up a needed forward.
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Posted 16 October 2005 - 10:09 PM

This guy is a great asset to the team. I think he fits in well with the Wings and can even play a mentor roll with guys like Lebda and Kronwall, assuming we bring Lebda back up like we should.

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Posted 11 November 2005 - 05:18 PM

He's doing alright so far. I need more time to tell.
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