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    Quote Originally Posted by Helvetica View Post
    i thought the idea was that he'd take a trade provided there was a buyout so he could go play for SJ. I dont think he'd take a trade to a team in which he couldnt be bought out.
    yes, all Hurricanes reporters (and, I DO follow them all!!) are reporting that he will be bought out.

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    Kings have $13M in cap space with only minor contracts to sign
    A 1st rnd pick is better use than anything else Blake will do
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    The Kings roster is like a late stage game of Tetris. What they really need is a long skinny piece but all we keep getting are Kyle Clifford and Nate Thompson shaped blocks.

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    Doesn't a buyout spread the cap hit over a few years? Possibly why Kings and others didn't want to deal with this.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Psych3man View Post
    Doesn't a buyout spread the cap hit over a few years? Possibly why Kings and others didn't want to deal with this.
    Yeah, but why buy him out? He wants to play in California. Even if he has a rebound year, the Kings will still be an early draft pick team next year. Take the draft picks and let him play one year. If Iím right, itís the last year of his contract anyway. And if he does well next year (he probably wonít) you can flip him to a contender at the trade deadline.
    Last edited by Kingrick; June 22nd, 2019 at 07:32 PM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by aaron View Post
    Canes get a late 1st round pick (about the same as Kings got for Muzzin) for taking on the cap hit ($6.5M) and buyout cost ($4.2M) of Marleau. Guess the Kings really need that cap room this year.
    One would hope the buyout of Phaneuf freed up space to take on a dead money contract like Marleau. I guess it wasn't part of "The Plan".

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    Now Blake can sign free agent Marleau instead!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Psych3man View Post
    Doesn't a buyout spread the cap hit over a few years? Possibly why Kings and others didn't want to deal with this.
    Buyout is one year at full salary because Marleau is in the over-35 category.

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    Marleau?

    Marneau.

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    Quote Originally Posted by vindogla View Post
    Now Blake can sign free agent Marleau instead!
    And Jumbo Joe!

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    I'd take him if we get Toronto's 2020 1st rounder too.

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