Not sure I buy that.When you get that kind of discount compared to what we've seen out of Marner for example, they should be applauded. Marner wanted fucking 9.5-10 on a bridge deal.
Remember his post literally blaming RoR individually for how bad St Louis was playing? That aged wonderfully.
I think Buff likely showed up all superfat again.
Contrast this pity party with the way the media treats the Leafs.....they're actually still congratulating management even as the team falls apart due to poor personnel decisions...
you forget all the money handed out to overpaid mediocrities like Little and Myers, and to utter crap like Perreault and Kulikov.Some really choice moves by hockey media's hero, Cheveldayoff.
1st + 4th + bubble prospect for Kevin Hayes
Traded an asset for Par Lindholm
Signed Steve Mason to a juicy 4 year deal and got 13 games out of him
Signed Wheeler to a fat 5 year extension to begin at 33 years of age
Gave Hellebuyck a 6X6+ extension after one hot season
TDL deals for guys like Stempniak and Tlutsy.