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Re: Leafs sign TJ Brodie [4 years, 5M AAV]
« Reply #45 on: October 09, 2020, 08:41:43 PM »
Interesting:


Doesn't mean they aren't trading anybody else in the bottom 6  ;)
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Re: Leafs sign TJ Brodie [4 years, 5M AAV]
« Reply #46 on: October 09, 2020, 08:47:41 PM »
Interesting:


Doesn't mean they aren't trading anybody else in the bottom 6  ;)

I don't really follow cap stuff. If the leafs moved johnsson, could they conceivably keep shopping? Or does this need to happen andyway to afford brodie and simmons and the rfa's?

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Re: Leafs sign TJ Brodie [4 years, 5M AAV]
« Reply #47 on: October 09, 2020, 08:48:04 PM »
Interesting:


Doesn't mean they aren't trading anybody else in the bottom 6  ;)

Or he has a different defintion of significant piece than us.

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Re: Leafs sign TJ Brodie [4 years, 5M AAV]
« Reply #48 on: October 09, 2020, 08:48:32 PM »
Interesting:


Doesn't mean they aren't trading anybody else in the bottom 6  ;)
Key word significant piece. Meaning the big 4.

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Re: Leafs sign TJ Brodie [4 years, 5M AAV]
« Reply #49 on: October 09, 2020, 08:52:09 PM »
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Re: Leafs sign TJ Brodie [4 years, 5M AAV]
« Reply #50 on: October 09, 2020, 08:56:43 PM »
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I honestly think he's talking about Marner/Nylander. I think there's a quote out there by Keefe saying the team wanted to rejig its bottom 6. Let's see!
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Re: Leafs sign TJ Brodie [4 years, 5M AAV]
« Reply #51 on: October 09, 2020, 09:03:22 PM »
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Re: Leafs sign TJ Brodie [4 years, 5M AAV]
« Reply #52 on: October 09, 2020, 09:04:33 PM »
That was cool. Man those old Leafs...

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« Reply #53 on: October 09, 2020, 09:05:15 PM »
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Re: Leafs sign TJ Brodie [4 years, 5M AAV]
« Reply #54 on: October 09, 2020, 09:41:01 PM »
In typical Dubas fashion, we overpay on another contract to put further strain on cap.  Don't get me wrong, Brodie is a good defencemen, but not a 5 million guy in todays current cap crunch market.  Shattenkirk, who possesses what I perceive to be a more sought after skillset by most teams, signed for 3.9 x 3 to go to a crap team.

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Re: Leafs sign TJ Brodie [4 years, 5M AAV]
« Reply #55 on: October 09, 2020, 09:42:48 PM »
In typical Dubas fashion, we overpay on another contract to put further strain on cap.  Don't get me wrong, Brodie is a good defencemen, but not a 5 million guy in todays current cap crunch market.  Shattenkirk, who possesses what I perceive to be a more sought after skillset by most teams, signed for 3.9 x 3 to go to a crap team.

Can you describe that skill set and what makes it more sought after than what Brodie's?

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Re: Leafs sign TJ Brodie [4 years, 5M AAV]
« Reply #56 on: October 09, 2020, 09:43:31 PM »
In typical Dubas fashion, we overpay on another contract to put further strain on cap.  Don't get me wrong, Brodie is a good defencemen, but not a 5 million guy in todays current cap crunch market.  Shattenkirk, who possesses what I perceive to be a more sought after skillset by most teams, signed for 3.9 x 3 to go to a crap team.

I'm not sure there's a team in the league that would take Shattenkirk over Brodie right now.

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Re: Leafs sign TJ Brodie [4 years, 5M AAV]
« Reply #57 on: October 09, 2020, 09:47:08 PM »
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Re: Leafs sign TJ Brodie [4 years, 5M AAV]
« Reply #58 on: October 09, 2020, 09:51:17 PM »
In typical Dubas fashion, we overpay on another contract to put further strain on cap.  Don't get me wrong, Brodie is a good defencemen, but not a 5 million guy in todays current cap crunch market.  Shattenkirk, who possesses what I perceive to be a more sought after skillset by most teams, signed for 3.9 x 3 to go to a crap team.

I'm not sure there's a team in the league that would take Shattenkirk over Brodie right now.
Shattenkirk is basically Barrie. Why would we do that again?
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Re: Leafs sign TJ Brodie [4 years, 5M AAV]
« Reply #59 on: October 09, 2020, 09:52:06 PM »
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Can you describe that skill set and what makes it more sought after than what Brodie's?

A little more dangerous offensively, can QB a powerplay.