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Raymond & Vancouver Reach Contract Agreement

via Nick Kypreos tweet,

Van news. Mason Raymond…. Hearing settled. 2 years. 2.5/2.6M

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not bad if he shows continued improvement

Posted by Luongo-is-my-hero on 07/26/10 at 01:45 PM ET

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Posted by Luongo-is-my-hero on 07/26/10 at 11:45 AM ET

Couldn’t agree more.  The timing for Raymond couldn’t have been better.  Look at a guy like Setoguchi, think he wishes he would’ve been an RFA last summer? 

The Canucks better hope that Raymond has what it takes, that kind of a contract ecomes a huge liability in this cap era for a guy that doesn’t hit 40pts.

Posted by Leo_Racicot on 07/26/10 at 02:30 PM ET


Brilliant news and congrats to Mason, his agent and the Canucks for working out a deal. He may have gotten a bit more through arbitration but the process is almost always perceived by the player as being a very personal attack and often sours their relationship with the team irreparably.  Now if we can only get a cheap right handed d-man with a smokin shot from the point that gets past the shot blocker.

Posted by Matty55 on 07/26/10 at 02:40 PM ET

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What’s the story with Hodgson?  Will he crack the roster this year?

Posted by Leo_Racicot on 07/26/10 at 02:51 PM ET

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