Proposal: Van/La

Discussion in 'Trade Rumors and Free Agent Talk' started by crossbownerf, Nov 5, 2018.

  1. PatrikBerglund

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    Kempe for Baertschi.

    Speedy winger and countryman to play with Pettersson. Kempe also desperately needs a new start somewhere else.
     
  2. Czarchuk

    Czarchuk Go Flames Go!

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    LA adds.
     
  3. WTFMAN99

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    Andreas Johnsson OR Connor Brown for Kempe :)
     
  4. Ainec

    Ainec Tom Wilson'd by the league (HF)

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    pass we tryna make da playofffss

    ilya kovalchuk for 4th rd pick? win win, helps lak secure a top 3 pick
     
  5. Kevs Security

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    Baertschi is better than people think. Canucks fans just like to brag about how bad their team is, when in reality the Canucks core is just fine.
     
  6. RANKKA

    RANKKA #28 #29

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    Kempe is Center though?
     
  7. PatrikBerglund

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    Can also play wing.

    He desperately needs to get out of LA.
     
  8. Brock Radunske

    Brock Radunske 안양종합운동장 빙상장

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    Big Canucks fan, huh?
     
  9. YP44

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    I think this favors LA but I would still decline. If Carter goes down again or is moved LA would have zero center depth.
     
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    No thanks. Even with his rough start I'd rather have Kempe.
     
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    Would not do this as Kempe can play center and we don’t have enough depth there. Also he was good last year and has struggled the first part of this year so why do you think he needs a change so bad? Well besides you wanting him.
     
  12. Ollie Weeks

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    Baertschi has only had one season of productivity comparable to the ONLY season Kempe has had. Why is LA doing this?
     
  13. KingCanadain1976

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    Kempe stays he is exactly the type of player the kings need
     
  14. YP44

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    as long as he gets back to how he looked near the end of last year 100% agreed.

    Either way I would rather take that chance than trade him for Sven
     
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    You guys have got to be ****ing kidding.

    Kempe was more productive in his ONE NHL season than Sven has been in several.

    There's no deal to be had here. Downgrade in every way--age, size, potential.

    What does this do for LA other than sell low, buy high? Don't be cute.

    I'll take the speedy, big, angry, raw center over the middling complementary winger every day of the week. Kempe's got a big future here.
     
  16. Blake456

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    La is losing, so why wouldn’t they get rid of young speedy centres on cheap contracts. Sure we can’t throw JAD or Valardi in as well
     
  17. eviohh26

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    No need for this trade.
     
  18. kingsofLA

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    You guys want to get younger, we could do Forbort for Tanev. :)
     
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    13 games, 2 points, -5.
     
  20. Reaper45

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    Look at just about everyones stat line in L.A. Kempe is going through his sophomore slump.
     
  21. Raccoon Jesus

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    Laughable rebuttal. Try again. Feel free to address any of my concerns as laid out above.

    If anything, thanks for agreeing with me about the sell low, buy high pint.
     
  22. Canadian Canuck

    Canadian Canuck Lose for Hughes #2

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    Baertschi getting underrated
     
  23. Raccoon Jesus

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    Pardon me.

    Trying to trade an averaged sized 26 year old whose best season is 18 goals, 35 points for a 6'2" 22 year old whose ONLY season is 16 goals, 37 points....can you imagine what would happen if we proposed that in reverse?

    We're starving for young talent. Aside from all the bluster about 'poor Sven', I'm waiting to hear how this benefits LA in any way.
     
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  24. ScoreZeGoals

    ScoreZeGoals Boooorrrrriiiinnnnng

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    They add laughter
     
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  25. LAKings88

    LAKings88 LA 2 ANH 1 SJ 0

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    Kempe needs something good to happen with this coaching change.

    Guy has flashes of brilliance but has been snake bit for half a season.

    Potential is there but he needs to take it to the next level sooner than later.
     

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