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#1 Jaymister



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Posted 16 January 2013 - 10:11 PM



Traded by the leafs, back to a team he's already played for.  Leafs get a conditional pick in the deal.  The guy has a lot of speed, but never performed like many thought he would.  Will see if Dave Tippett can turn him into something useful.

Edited by Jaymister, 16 January 2013 - 10:18 PM.

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#2 stevkrause



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Posted 16 January 2013 - 10:25 PM

He was never an integral part of that trade to Toronto, he had a bad injury and some thought he may never come back... Tor got rid of the HORRIBLE Lebda acquisition and got Franson who was a highly rated prospect, that wanted out of Nsh, and cash strapped Nsh got a prospect in Slaney in return and dumped the Lombardi contract that they had to pay real money for while he was injured, while only absorbing the remainder of a mostly paid Lebda contract... This deal was more about money than anything and Lombardi was never in Toronto's plans...

All I have to say about Holland and our off-season:

Here in this thread

Here in this one as well

Here in this one too

and finally


Holland is a damn good GM. period.

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