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Hedberg waived. Will be bought out presumably.

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#41 TheMazz



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Posted 04 July 2013 - 09:24 PM

My daughter is bummed.


So is my sister. All she does at Devils games is oogle at Clarkson. Why I have no clue with his giant head and big bug eyes. Haha.

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Posted 04 July 2013 - 10:37 PM

The Moose seemed like a great guy, too bad. It was a smart move, but it sucks for him.

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#43 David Puddy

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Posted 04 July 2013 - 11:53 PM

Tack, Moose!

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Posted 05 July 2013 - 12:37 AM

He's streaky and old.   The only justification for keeping him around (before the trade) would be that they were too scared of the AHL goalies.   And even then, the logical retort would be "sign someone, anyone else."

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Posted 05 July 2013 - 03:47 AM

He did us well leading up to the lockout, shame to see this happen but with 2 40+ year olds in net, it was inevitable.


best of luck to him in the future, a front office job with the Devils definitely would not hurt.

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Posted 05 July 2013 - 07:06 AM

Moose battled the best he could for us the past few seasons. Last year might have been ugly and it was time to move on, but his efforts should not go unappreciated
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Posted 05 July 2013 - 07:27 AM

..lots of rumblings that say Johan to the Flyers.

I'd be happy for Hed if that were the case. NHL level position, that's close to the area.

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Posted 05 July 2013 - 07:43 AM

I don't think anyone dislikes Moose in the slightest...he's regarded as a class act across the board, and a hard worker.  First two years here were terrific.  But it was obvious to everyone that the Devils couldn't possibly go into next season with that same tandem, which was going to be even older than it already was.  Sucks for Hedberg in that I'm sure he would've loved the chance for redemption, but Lou did everything he had to to improve what was looking like a major question mark heading into 2013-14.   

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Posted 05 July 2013 - 08:16 AM

I feel bad for him. He wanted to stay only if he had a 2 year contract to move his family here. And then he only gets 1 :(

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Posted 05 July 2013 - 08:34 AM

I'm going to miss moose. He didn't have a good year but I remember him making some great saves and playing really well for 90% of several games then just giving up some really bad uncharacteristic goals. It made matters worse considering NJ's offense rarely showed up last season as well.

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