Speculation: Eric Staal's Future

Discussion in 'Trade Rumors and Free Agent Talk' started by justafan22, Feb 9, 2019.

  1. Big Daddy Cane

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    I'd be surprised if this was even a consideration. Kings fans booed Rob Blake after he was traded. He went back as a player and then as an executive.

    Staal would have to be Kevin Durant-esque emotionally for nonsense like that to bother him. Plus, he should know that the fanbase would be kissing his ass if he returned.
     
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    I doubt that. There seems to be a lot of vitriol and ungratefulness aimed at Eric to this day, and he has been gone for a few seasons now. And people have soured on Jordan too. I just don't see him wanting to return here which is a shame because we could really use him despite what some of the fanbase thinks about him.
     
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    Spending to the cap =/= a championship caliber team.

    Lets hope Eric Staal can actually bring something of value back to this team at this point. We're a long cry from his value during the off-season.
     
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    Only 1 team out of 4 isn’t “trying” to put together a champion team. The other 3 just aren’t good at it.
     
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    That's a very Minnesotan way of looking at it.
     
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    That, or the correct way.
     
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    What?
     
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    Staal returns to the Canes, and wears the C. Williams contract is up isn’t it?
     
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    Staal to the Jets for a first and Comrie.
     

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