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    and a DUI over there is 0.02% but here it's 0.08% (was 0.10 for a long time in the US)

    Also on the Panthers story , the old owner forced the new owner to keep his statue outside the stadium as part of the deal. I guess $2.2 billion was not enough to stroke his ego.

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    Quote Originally Posted by CarolinaPen View Post
    I think this is pretty much a great deal for Tampa....for the entire length of the contract. Kucherov is now under contract until he is 34. As long as he stays healthy he will put up numbers. He is a top 10 elite talent in the NHL with a Cap hit of 9.5 for the remainder of his prime. Would you rather have a Dougthy locked up at $11M per until age of age of 37 or the Kucherov deal. That is a no brainer to me on Kucherov. Elite guys make elite money and 9.5 is reasonable along with the term.

    I also don't think it takes them out of Karlsson sweepstakes. They are still going after him.
    I think a look at Chicago and that cap mess with Seabrook, Hossa, Toews etc is why too many mega deals will come back to bite hard over time, Chicago won 3 cups so well worth the cap hell now but Tampa is going to have to win a couple Cups soon if they are all in with the big ticket salaries they are loading up on. They have around $3.5 million cap space next year and Karlsson has 1 year left at $6.5 million then likely due Doughty type money at $11 or $12 million per.

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    zzzzzzzzz.....this league needs someone to attempt a good ole' fashion RFA poaching to get some offseason excitement going again. News like UFA Patrick Maroon signing with the St. Louis for a substantial discount (1 year, $1.75 million) or RFA Connor Hellebuyck and the Jets agreeing to 6 years $37 million is boring me.

    Get this Karlsson trade done already! And someone go and try to poach Hanifin from the Flames, or Nylander from the Leafs....come on man, let's get something big cooking here NHL GMs!
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    Marian Hossa will not be part of any trade between the Canes and Blackhawks. He was traded to Arizona with Vinnie Hinostroza, Jordan Oesterle and a 2019 third-round pick. The Blackhawks receive Marcus Kruger, MacKenzie Entwistle, Jordan Maletta, Andrew Campbell and a 2019 fifth-round draft pick.

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    Quote Originally Posted by andyt View Post
    Marian Hossa will not be part of any trade between the Canes and Blackhawks. He was traded to Arizona with Vinnie Hinostroza, Jordan Oesterle and a 2019 third-round pick. The Blackhawks receive Marcus Kruger, MacKenzie Entwistle, Jordan Maletta, Andrew Campbell and a 2019 fifth-round draft pick.
    Ick. I'm glad we didn't get involved in that kind of garbage deal.

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    Wow, good luck trying to figure out a winner in that trade. That helps Arizona create some dead cap hit I guess. The players are all assorted filler unless you think The Marcus Kruger of his Chicago glory days will reappear. Zona got the better players.

    Its POSSIBLE that this is a precursor for the Blackhawks making another trade. There was all the talk about Hossa back to the Canes in a trade...well, the Hossa mess is out of the way (not to the Canes thankfully)....so....does that make a Justin Faulk to Chicago trade easier now?
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    Quote Originally Posted by cmaleski2 View Post
    Wow, good luck trying to figure out a winner in that trade. That helps Arizona create some dead cap hit I guess. The players are all assorted filler unless you think The Marcus Kruger of his Chicago glory days will reappear. Zona got the better players.

    Its POSSIBLE that this is a precursor for the Blackhawks making another trade. There was all the talk about Hossa back to the Canes in a trade...well, the Hossa mess is out of the way (not to the Canes thankfully)....so....does that make a Justin Faulk to Chicago trade easier now?
    Chicago has $9.3 million cap space available according to Capfriendly but only 9 forwards and 6 dmen under contract. Kane, Toews, Saad, Seabrook and Crawford make up more than half their cap, so they have more work to do.

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    Big extension from the Knights for MA Fleury.
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    Quote Originally Posted by HeyKurtz View Post
    Big extension from the Knights for MA Fleury.
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    Ray Emery drowned yesterday in Hamilton Harbor.


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    Quote Originally Posted by bagopux View Post
    Ray Emery drowned yesterday in Hamilton Harbor.


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    Quote Originally Posted by bagopux View Post
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    Holy crap. He was only 35.

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