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#1 RyanKeslord17

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Posted 17 March 2013 - 10:58 PM

Salary dump for both teams.

To Vancouver: Tim Connolly
To Toronto: Keith Ballard

If we aren't going to use Ballard, this is the best option we have. I wouldn't do this trade, but AV continues to be stubborn.

On the bright side, we add a center man who can definetely play at the NHL level and is easily better than Ebbett.

We could have this:

Sedin-Sedin-Burrows
Higgins-Connolly-Jensen
Raymond-Schroeder-Hansen
Pinnizotto-Lappy-Weise

Once Kass is back he can swap in for Jensen, and if Booth is back we can switch Higgins back to C and JS can be sent down.

Just an idea...

Edited by RyanKeslord17, 17 March 2013 - 11:03 PM.

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#2 MayRayDown

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Posted 17 March 2013 - 11:10 PM

we could of got Connolly off waivers. He didn't even do well in the AHL either
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#3 Smashian Kassian

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Posted 17 March 2013 - 11:10 PM

Would rather Ballard for Bozak.

Although a C for a D is probably the last thing they would do right now with the amount of D's they have sitting out.
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Posted 17 March 2013 - 11:45 PM

Connolly's not the answer to our 2nd line. And I'd rather keep Ballard. He should already be in the top 6, and even if he's not, we'll need him if we have any D get injured.

And how long is Kassian supposed to be out for anyway?
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Posted 18 March 2013 - 05:51 AM

Connolly is too injury prone, although I liked his game when he was in Buffalo, he could be a reclamation project but I don't think MG would go for this
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#6 elvis15

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Posted 18 March 2013 - 09:10 AM

Toronto doesn't want more defencemen, they have plenty already with Komisarek and Liles seeing time as healthy scratches and Gardiner still playing in the AHL.
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#7 Hunter.S-Kerouac

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Posted 18 March 2013 - 05:14 PM

wow that roster sux.
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Posted 18 March 2013 - 10:22 PM

I really don't see Toronto doing that. Neither do i see Conolly filling in Kesler's spot on the roster.
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Posted 19 March 2013 - 08:38 AM

I wouldn't really mind Connolly as a 3C, but I doubt Toronto would take Ballard. They've already got:
Phaneuf
Gunnarsson
Holzer
Fraser
Franson
Komisarek (also overpaid)
Kostka
Liles (healthy scratch)
Gardiner (AHL)

They got tons of defensemen.
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#10 gwarrior

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Posted 19 March 2013 - 11:04 AM

toronto already has a crowded blueline. if you really want to dump ballard, why not target detroit or philly, they need defencemen. as for conolly, correct me if im wrong, but dosent he have a lot of concussion issues?
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Posted 19 March 2013 - 12:58 PM

I'd do it just to get rid of Ballard
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