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    Team in Signature. My co-manager and I are talking about the following trade:

    Giroux and Johnson for Kuznetsov and Forsberg

    This trade looks interesting, since I think both Forsberg and Kuznetsov will pick it up. Giroux just seems like a large price. Thoughts? Advice for counter offers? Thank You!

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    I'd keep Giroux and Johnson. Giroux is guaranteed to get 60+ while Johnson should be similar to Kuznetsov ROS. Not too confident in him.
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    Default Re: Buy low?? Forsberg/Kuznetsov

    With your cats, I would stick with what you have in a 1-year. Kuz doesn't shoot much and he isn't producing any PPP at the moment. Forsberg is starting to produce but I much prefer the consistency of Giroux combined with the situational context surrounding TJ (no Stamkos).


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    Default Re: Buy low?? Forsberg/Kuznetsov

    I too would keep Giroux. If this was last year, it's a fairly even deal. You're not exactly buying low if you're trading Kuz.
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    I will slap you through the internet if you do this.
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    Giroux is too much to pay. Remove Giroux and add a B+ forward and then maybe I would give this transaction the green light...

    You should be getting Kuznetsov for a deal right now or not at all.
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