Player Discussion Sven Baertschi | Pt. III

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  1. Burke's Evil Spirit

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  2. WTG

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    well done Canucks twitter person lol
     
  3. Hammer79

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    Good numbers, we are paying for his potential, but not going overboard.
     
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    Definitely could've been worse with Benning handling things. That's probably about what you'd expect for a 25-35 point winger who might improve.
     
  5. geebaan

    geebaan 7th round busted

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    That could end up being a steal if he performs like the second half of last year. At worst its only 1.85 a season, for 2 seasons. Pretty solid deal honestly.
     
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    1.85m AAV?
     
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    Good deal...Benning didn't screw it up so thats always a nice, yet rare thing.
     
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    Sounds good.
     
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    Very good. Smart media use. Also takes attention away from the Burrow/Higgins buyout dithering.
     
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    Tad higher than what I was expecting, but fine nonetheless.

    However, these "tads" are going to add up soon enough if you include Dorsett's and Sbisa's overpayments...
     
  11. Mad Brills*

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    Nice, but signing your RFAs to reasonable deals isn't a big deal.
     
  12. PM

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    If that's the total cap hit and not the average per year it's a solid deal.
     
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    Love it :)
     
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    Yup, after the Sbisa deal I'm never going to assume on a Benning contract until it's totally confirmed.

    But yeah, if it's $1.85 that's a solid contract.
     
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    Really good deal.
     
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    Solid cap hit. Was armchairing at 1.75m.
    Probably structured 1.7 and 2
     
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    This is a pretty routine bridge contract. Can't really screw these up or you won't be able to ice a full roster.
     
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    1.85mil for a 2nd 3rd line tweener is good deal. I like it.
     
  19. thepuckmonster

    thepuckmonster Professional Winner.

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    Can't find anything bad about this.
     
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    Let it be known, when Benning actually makes a smart move, literally everyone here is approving of it.
     
  21. Mad Brills*

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    it's a decent move, but again, it's where he has all the leverage....
     
  22. Intoewsables

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    I like it. Good term. I'm not sold on Baertschi yet but this contract isn't going to hurt if something goes wrong.
     
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    He's had leverage before and not applied it.
     
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    $1.85M is a solid deal for 2 years. Buys up one year of arbitration too.
     
  25. Mr. Canucklehead

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    Good deal, happy to have Baertschi signed for the next two seasons. Hope he can pick up where he left off this year.
     

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