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Disclaimer: Before reading this, I understand that I am overpaying. The question is, am I getting robbed or just the necessary evil of dealing for the best player in the game.
The league is 16 teams and has a salary cap of 60$ Million with Salaries following NHL Salaries. There are weekly roster changes so having a deep bench is not really a concern. Here is the trade offer I have on the table for Ovechkin.
CAKE trades Patrick O'Sullivan, Edm C to Amuk $2,387,500
CAKE trades Alex Goligoski, Pit D to Amuk $1,250,000
CAKE trades John Tavares, NYI C to Amuk $900,000
CAKE trades Daniel Sedin*, Van LW to Amuk $6,100,000
CAKE trades Nazem Kadri, Tor C to Amuk $900,000
CAKE trades Semyon Varlamov, Was G to Amuk $850,000
DA trades Alex Ovechkin, Was LW to Pancakes $9,000,000
DA trades Braydon Coburn, Phi D to Pancakes $1,400,000
DA trades Ryan Shannon, Ott RW to Pancakes $600,000
DA trades Nigel Dawes, Cgy LW to Pancakes $850,000
DA trades David Jones, Col RW to Pancakes $825,000
DA trades Brian Boucher*, Phi G to Pancakes $925,000
C - Malkin, Connolly BN - Gagner, Peverley
LW - D Sedin, Avery BN - Ladd
RW - Langenbrunner, O'Sullivan BN - Zherdev, Radulov
D - Boyle, Streit, Goligoski, Grebeshkov
Util - Tavares
G - Varlamov, Bryzgalov BN - Turco
Farm - Carlson, Pacioretty, Neuvirth, Kadri, J Bernier, Downie
I have been staring at this trade for a while and can't make up my mind. Please help me.
I'm not quite sure I understand how your league works, with the weekly roster changes...
That said I think you overpayed brutally. I know it's Ovechkin but you just don't come close to breaking even statistically.
i wouldnt do it
i mean you do get ovy and hes better than sedin but the guys you are giving away other than sedin are all better than the guys you get back
top it off with the fact of this being a keeper league and you have to say no
all great young players who are no doubt going to improve
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