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[Report] Hodgson Extensions talks started

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Sabres GM Darcy Regier has confirmed that extension talks have begun with ex Canuck uber prospect Cody Hodgson.

Not much else to report. Hope he signs there and his dad gets him a solid deal, hell of a player

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Easily, he would have won the Calder had we kept him, playing 4-5 minutes less than any other rookie with comparable points on a 3rd line role.

Where the others were all playing top line minutes with PP time.

He will indeed get north of $4.5 million because he really is a good player no matter what we think of him. My gripe is the return, Gillis could have should have pried a pick as well.

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Rich Winter's first proposal to the Sabres is 4yr 16M.

Cody's Dad steps in and counter's his sons agent with a 5yr 25m.

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I thought his daddy stepped in and suggested 7-8 yrs? At $5 for up and coming player is worth it..... Sign here Mr. Hodgson

On a side note... Too bad Aqualini couldnt fly to Buffalo after Florida and beg Hodgsons forgiveness too

"We are sorry Cody... That big bad Mr. MeaniePants AV is gone now."

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Easily, he would have won the Calder had we kept him, playing 4-5 minutes less than any other rookie with comparable points on a 3rd line role.

Where the others were all playing top line minutes with PP time.

He will indeed get north of $4.5 million because he really is a good player no matter what we think of him. My gripe is the return, Gillis could have should have pried a pick as well.

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which also means that he wasnt playing against the top pairing defencemen like other rookies were. Thats makes a big difference.

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"ex Canuck uber prospect Cody Hodgson"

Uber-prospect, really? Hodgson isn't the second coming of Crosby, people. Guess some people just can't move on... :bored:

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Whatever he gets, it'll be because he's able to earn that amount. We'll be lucky if Kassian is able to be good enough to earn that type of salary.

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