Speculation: Oilers insider implies Draisaitl news incoming

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  1. Deplorable Lenny

    Deplorable Lenny Registered User

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    The most reliable guy on HFOIL has this to say today.

    He posted that in the Draisaitl thread

    Looks like something is getting done. The guy is NEVER wrong. Take a look as his post history.

    My guess is $8*8
     
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    I'm going with 7.25 AAV for 8 years :yo:
     
  3. Deplorable Lenny

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    That would make my Wednesday thats for sure. I already have buddies from Calgary texting me telling me that Drai is asking for $10/m because of some bozo on the Fan960
     
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    9.25m for 8
     
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    Oh it's that guy again :laugh:

    8.9M x 8yrs
     
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    I'm thinking slightly more, maybe 8-8.5, But who knows.
     
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    6 years at $8.25 AAV

    EDIT: I meant to put 8 years not 6 :facepalm:
     
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    Anything under 8 will be great.
     
  9. McCupofOil

    McCupofOil Still Evaluating

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    If it's only 6 years, I can't see it being 8M+. I'll guess 8x8 which would be fair, not good not bad.
     
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    Mr Positive Cap Crunch Incoming

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    that seems high but honestly nothing would surprise me at this point
     
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    Le Magnifique 66 Let's Go Pens

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    Traded to the Flames!!! :sarcasm:
     
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    Ouch that would suck. If its 6 years, it is closer to $7 IMO.

    That would mean that the team is only buying 1 UFA year so I can't see it being that high for only 6 years.
     
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    SenzZen Now Let's See

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    2 years too short, or $2M AAV too much

    Unless you actually meant $8.25...
     
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    I wouldn't mind six years at a lower cap hit. A lot of things can happen in six years.
     
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    Lol that guy again haha
     
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    under 7.5 for 8 years or less for less years
     
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    The Tarasenko deal methinks.

    8yrs x 7.5

    Same agent (as well as Gaudreau), same level of posturing, same eventual cave to the team's preference.
     
  18. hockeykicker

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    Yea maybe he means a trade. Didn't think of that
     
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    That's wayyyyyyy too much.
     
  20. Deplorable Lenny

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    Not a lot of teams can afford him that also have the assets to give up. I would say that the odds are nil that its a trade.

    That would sure liven this place up though.
     
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    He posted in the Draisaitl thread.

    He posted the hands clapping emoji.

    He's signing.
     
  22. Oberyn

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    I meant to put 8 years, not 6 :facepalm:
     
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    Im gonna say 8yrs @ 7.5 as well.
     
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    Traded for OEL haha
     
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    But if he was traded for Crosby/Malkin wouldn't you be clapping too? :sarcasm::laugh:
     
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