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Don’t Give Up On Tyler Myers Just Yet

I know this isn't the most popular opinion in town, but I'm a bit uncomfortable with shipping Tyler Myers out of Buffalo without seeing further development with the new Sabres regime.

Disclaimer: If an offer involving Evander Kane or Ryan Nugent-Hopkins lands on Tim Murray's desk, all bets are off and you do that deal in a heartbeat.  But no way on God's green earth is Myers as the featured asset bringing back that kind of return right now.  And I'm not dealing him for Sam Gagner, who is on the wrong side of 50 points every season.

Now, you know any Myers apologist piece must include the obligatory Zdeno Chara reference, and this one won't disappoint.  But please keep in mind that believing, which I don't, that Myers will someday undergo a mystical and dramatic transformation into Chara is not a requirement for making said reference.

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