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Posted 04 July 2009 - 05:00 AM

QUOTE (AtomicPunk @ July 4, 2009 - 04:17AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Dammit. I like Ryan Smyth. Red Wing fans would love him if he were a Wing.

he is a good player at around $3m but $6.25m is ridiculously overpaid.

great deal for the avs

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Posted 04 July 2009 - 05:23 AM

Kings had room for a large contract after their pursuit of Hossa, so the money isn't an issue. Furthermore, they dealt from a position of strength for an area of weakness. Smyth is a great character guy for a team that needs some veteran leadership and a few goals. Hard to dislike this move.

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Posted 04 July 2009 - 08:12 AM

I'm still stuck on someone calling Smyth a "pretty boy".

Ok, now that I'm over that, NOOOOOOOO! Not Quincey! Not on the Avs! AAAAAARGH!

Colorado just got better, and the Kings really blew that one.

Too bad. I like the Kings and I liked having Quincey there where I could still root for him.

Pretty boy? Smyth? Ew.

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Posted 04 July 2009 - 09:14 AM

Why the heck would the trade Quincey? He was a stud for them last season.

Poor Kyle. sad.gif

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Posted 04 July 2009 - 09:36 AM

Quincey is behind enemy lines! Save him! sad.gif

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Posted 04 July 2009 - 12:20 PM

QUOTE (UKWING @ July 4, 2009 - 05:00AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
he is a good player at around $3m but $6.25m is ridiculously overpaid.

great deal for the avs

Too true, too true.

Poor Quince He was loving the room in LA, being one of the main up and coming youngsters. Would be cool to end up with him again somehow.

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Posted 04 July 2009 - 01:59 PM

Colorado could've asked for more IMO.

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