Eklund Rumor: Eklund Hotstove: Silfverberg - TOR, PIT, MIN, and BOS

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  1. heybuddyhowyadoing

    heybuddyhowyadoing Registered User

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    This one makes a lot of sense. He's still young enough, has a good contract to fit in down the stretch for a contender, and Ducks need youth. I'd 100% move Silf if a nice prospect and pick are involved.
     
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    Would love him at Toronto. Not sure we can compete with what other teams will offer though.

    Not really a fan of rentals either, would want to keep him long term, which again... isn't happening.

    I reckon he lands in Boston.
     
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    Can he play the left side? Only way I see Toronto wanting him. Somehow I can see him in Boston.
     
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    The last thing Pittsburgh needs to do is send whatever left futures they have for a rental that they can't afford to resign. Pass.
     
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    The scary thing is I can actually believe Fenton is targeting Silfverberg for one of Coyle or Zucker. And while I wouldn’t be opposed to trading those guys, acquiring Silfverberg is the exact type of move that is going to keep this team in perpetual mediocrity.
     
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    One of those teams is not like the rest... please Fenton no
     
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    If he thought he could re-sign Silvferberg for less than Zucker's making I could see it, but I agree it'd be a mistake.
     
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    From what Ive seen, Pit hasnt scouted Anahiem in the last week or two...
     
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    Is Silf a RHD? No? Ugh.....
     
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    Not like you need to scout Silf.
     
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    I thought Silfverberg was the one player ANA was actively trying to re-sign and did not want to trade.
     
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    He was supposed to play lw, until eaves perry and kase got injured
     
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    Yes he can play both wings. He has spent a lot more time on RW but the Ducks were planning to use him on LW this year prior to running into a bunch of RW injuries.
     
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    Yeah, we don't really have anything to send this year other than our 1st round pick..
     
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    rynryn Reluctant Optimist

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    so help me god if the wild trade greenway for him i'm going to...do nothing. just be really bitter.
     
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    I think the only way that Toronto is involved is if its downgrade for a good contract. Trading Kapanen for Silfverberg+ could be a good deal for Toronto if it helps them with their cap issues.
     
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    He may be in the Pens plans as a FA but they have to move a coupe of contracts to make an offer.
     
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    They still need another forward the LW is weak, 4th line C is nonexistent, and no don't tell me Lindholm and Gauthier are good enough, they just aren't we both know it.

    Yes they need another D man but yes they do need a forward
     
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    That would be a borderline fireable offense if you ask me. Luckily I don’t think we have to worry about Greenway being the one. It sounds like Fenton isn’t really interested in sending futures, and it sounds like management and coaches love him.
     
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    Toronto only needs 2 positions . #1rhd and #4center upgrade, could ve argued a solid backup goalie incase if injuries in the playoffs. We really have no need for wingers. Unless it's tge Wayne Simmonds type , but not worth the assets at this point in time .Heck brown is a serviceable Player were trying to dump for cap relief. It has nothing to do with skill , just an easy contract for a player who is useful.
     
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    We only have so many assets, would much rather worry about our glaring need.
     
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    Something around Puljujarvi and Silf, who we’d then extend?
     
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    Are leafs able to extend Silfverberg? Or are they looking at him just as a rental?

    With acquiring Muzzin. I’m not sure about there cap situations.
     

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