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Brunner And His Agent Are Being Patient

A few weeks ago, George Malik referenced a story on the status of Damien Brunner's search for a deal with an NHL team.

As of today, not a whole lot apparently has changed.

I asked Brunner's agent, Neil Sheehy, for an update this morning.

"We are being patient, and Damien is wide open to any team at this point," Sheehy said.

Brunner is reportedly looking for a deal that will pay $3+ million annually.  Last season, he tallied 12 goals and 14 assists for the Red Wings.

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Didn’t see this coming (/sarcasm off)

Posted by neffernin on 09/03/13 at 12:24 PM ET

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This reminds me of Andreas Lilja - a serviceable d-man who held out and found nothing but full rosters around him. Brunner would be better served to take another modest one year contract in this cap contraction year. His agent is doing him no favors. He should look for his payday next year. He’d get it.

Posted by redxblack from Akron Ohio on 09/03/13 at 12:26 PM ET

SYF's avatar

Go back to the Swiss Leagues.

Posted by SYF from the team that re-signed KFQ and DFC by KFH on 09/03/13 at 01:12 PM ET

soletrain's avatar

if Kenny Loggins was his manager things would be running sooo smooooth.

Posted by soletrain on 09/03/13 at 07:17 PM ET

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Dave Davis has covered the Buffalo Sabres for various NHL accredited websites and newspapers since 2003.  He was the senior writer and Sabres correspondent for The Fourth Period, covered hockey for Western New York Sports and Leisure Magazine, and has had articles featured on NHL.com, FOX Sports, Yahoo Sports and in New York Sportscene.  Sabres news and notes can be found on his Twitter page.

 

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