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Braden Holtby Asking For $8M At Arbitration



Holtby's hearing is this Thursday.

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8M is too much imho. Unless you’ve got a solid 3-4 years of excellent goal tending, i’m not sure i’d paid that. 6.5, sure. I mean look at Carey Price, he is arguably the best goal tender since Roy, does he even make 8?

Posted by Pasha1277 on 07/21/15 at 01:47 PM ET

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That’s a lot of money when one shot could end a career, quite a gamble under the cap era. I’d walk away

Posted by jhpcarrier97 on 07/21/15 at 02:16 PM ET


$8M is insane for Holtby. I don’t doubt his talent but he’s just begun to show some consistency. Obviously $8M is a bargaining number but somewhere closer to $5.5M seems right. I’m not sure how an arbitrator could pick $8M based on comparibles.

Posted by evileye on 07/21/15 at 02:46 PM ET

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Is your name Carey Price? He makes $6.5. Come back to me when your name is, literally, Carey Price.

Posted by Steeb on 07/21/15 at 02:55 PM ET


LMAO!!!!!!!!  $8mill for Holtby?????  Please tell me that’s for 4 plus years.

Posted by Wise1 on 07/21/15 at 04:33 PM ET

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