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P.K. Subban Asking For $8.5M In Arbitration

 

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8.5 seems like crazy money and 5.25 seems too low.

Posted by George0211 on 07/30/14 at 09:57 AM ET

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He’ll likely get all of around 8.  It kinda’ seems dumb that MTL is going to try this in arbitration.  I don’t know what other outcome they think they’ll get.

Posted by Primis on 07/30/14 at 10:30 AM ET

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PK Subban. Detroit Red Wing in 2016. We pay him 9Mil/year. You heard hear first….


JUST KIDDING! Would be awesome to snag a defenseman in the near future though.

Posted by Pasha1277 on 07/30/14 at 10:35 AM ET

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8.5 is slightly high and 5.25 is insultingly low

Posted by J.J. from Kansas on 07/30/14 at 10:36 AM ET

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8.5 sounds about right to me.

Posted by gretzky_to_lemieux on 07/30/14 at 10:43 AM ET

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under ‘normal’ circumstances, 8.5 does seem high.  in the ‘new & improved cap era,’ tho, eh, mebbe not so much ...

Posted by US131 on 07/30/14 at 11:58 AM ET

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5.25? Not a great start if they want avoid offending the guy. I think he’s worth around $8 and he’d likely get much more on a long-term deal if he were UFA right now.

Posted by awould on 07/30/14 at 12:54 PM ET

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8.5m is a little above the mark, I think, but he’s worth every penny.

5.25m is crazy, and the Habs ought to be ashamed.

Posted by Alan from Atlanta on 07/30/14 at 02:42 PM ET

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8.5 for 8 and then you actually have him, instead of daring him to leave.  In 8 years 8.5 will seem like a steal.

Posted by tuxedoTshirt from the Home of the 1937 World Champions on 08/01/14 at 12:48 AM ET

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