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Wade Redden

NEWARK, NJ - NOVEMBER 12: Wade Redden #6 of the New York Rangers skates against the New Jersey Devils during the NHL game on November 12, 2008 at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. The Rangers defeated the Devils 5-2. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

NHL Free Agency: 10 biggest busts

We've entered the stretch of the NHL calendar when a few GMs inevitably lose their mind and offer somebody way more money than they're worth.

So whether they're limited by injuries or just not that good anymore, countless free agent signings never live up to the hype, or the numbers on their paycheque.

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