I apologize for posting yet ANOTHER crazy roster suggestion, but as it's a couple days away from 7/1 and, well, I'm bored... here goes...
Second disclaimer - I'm aware of the unliklihood of the trade being made, just wondering what everyone would think if this could get pulled off...
Part One, FA signings:
Part Two, Trades:
Franzen, Kindl, Quincey
*******ONLY FORMATTED THIS WAY FOR LAYOUT - NOT LINE SUGGESTIONS*****
Damien Brunner ($1.000m) / Pavel Datsyuk ($6.700m) / Alexander Semin ($4.500m)
Valtteri Filppula ($3.000m) / Henrik Zetterberg ($6.083m) / Jarome Iginla ($7.000m)
Gustav Nyquist ($0.875m) / Darren Helm ($2.125m) / Todd Bertuzzi ($2.075m)
Danny Cleary ($2.800m) / Justin Abdelkader ($1.500m) / Patrick Eaves ($1.200m)
Jan Mursak ($0.550m) / Drew Miller ($0.838m) /
Ryan Suter ($7.000m) / Ian White ($2.875m)
Niklas Kronwall ($4.750m) / Jay Bouwmeester ($6.680m)
Brendan Smith ($0.875m) / Jonathan Ericsson ($3.250m)
DOug Janik ($0.550m)
Jimmy Howard ($2.250m)
Joey MacDonald ($0.550m)
CAPGEEK.COM TOTALS (follow @capgeek on Twitter)
(these totals are compiled without the bonus cushion)
SALARY CAP: $70,200,000; CAP PAYROLL: $68,475,833; BONUSES: $37,500
CAP SPACE (22-man roster): $1,724,167
Carry on with ripping this apart now
Hell, even I acknowledge how crazy this is, but it's fun to think about!
EDIT - Compensation edited after deeper thought and insight
Edited by stevkrause, 29 June 2012 - 08:21 PM.