Jump to content

Johan Hedberg to Devils


mmajeski06
 Share

Recommended Posts

  • Replies 112
  • Created
  • Last Reply

Top Posters In This Topic

Hello everyone! Big follower of the Moose here in Vancouver. You guys have yourselves a new fan up north. Now... do I buy the white or red jersey...

Nice! You'll probably get to see him... 4 times. :argh: Hopefully Uncle Lou lets him play quite a bit, because I'm a big fan of the moose. Also, I'd go red jerseys. I love red jerseys.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Good signing by Lou here. A good veteran back up goalie for Brodeur. Now hopefully Hedberg will play 15-20 games next season. I would be happy with 12-17 games. Brodeur has a good back up now so he has to pick his spots of rest for the playoffs.

hedberg and Volchenkov Jay Grossman clients. Kovalchuk is also his agent, so expect to possibly see Kovy signed in a day or two with the Devils. Lou going for the tri-fecta.

Edited by SatansDevils
Link to comment
Share on other sites

Good signing by Lou here. A good veteran back up goalie for Brodeur. Now hopefully Hedberg will play 15-29 games next season. I would be happy with 12-17 games. Brodeur has a good back up now so he has to pick his spots of rest for the playoffs.

You sure? I was thinking more like 16.43 to 28.887 games. I guess your numbers work too.

hedberg and Volchenkov Jay Grossman clients. Kovalchuk is also his agent, so expect to possibly see Kovy signed in a day or two with the Devils. Lou going for the tri-fecta.

You really need to learn how to talk in anything other than absolutes. It's really freaking annoying.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

You sure? I was thinking more like 16.43 to 28.887 games. I guess your numbers work too.

You really need to learn how to talk in anything other than absolutes. It's really freaking annoying.

Hey kid. How about go fvck yourself and put me on ignore.... Little prick. Grow up. You are annoying. Don't read. Thank You!

Link to comment
Share on other sites

re: kovy - salvador and rolston have to go to make it work. that's it, plain and simple.

perhaps, that is the delay - getting rolston traded.

Technically they don't have to get rid of anyone right this second since they can go over the cap by a few million in the offseason and are still a few million under, though I suspect Lou's barganing position vis-a-vis Rolston and whoever else he wants to move will be weakened once he is actually over the cap.

Of course it's also possible that Lou doesn't even want to make certain moves (i.e. spending a pick to get rid of Rolston) unless he has Kovy signed and sealed so he's waiting on Kovy to make a decision.

Edited by Hasan4978
Link to comment
Share on other sites

The fact that we signed a backup for 1.5 mil suggests that Lou may actually be serious about playing Marty in less games. I say this because Danis, who played very well in his role here last year, could have been had for .5 mil. Paying 1 mil extra implies that the goalie will play more than Danis did last year.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

The fact that we signed a backup for 1.5 mil suggests that Lou may actually be serious about playing Marty in less games. I say this because Danis, who played very well in his role here last year, could have been had for .5 mil. Paying 1 mil extra implies that the goalie will play more than Danis did last year.

I know what the signing suggests. But I gotta see it to believe it.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

The fact that we signed a backup for 1.5 mil suggests that Lou may actually be serious about playing Marty in less games. I say this because Danis, who played very well in his role here last year, could have been had for .5 mil. Paying 1 mil extra implies that the goalie will play more than Danis did last year.

That's what I thought when we signed Weekes a couple seasons ago too. Hopefully this year it will actually happen.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

I know what the signing suggests. But I gotta see it to believe it.

Lol man, I think we all have to.

That's what I thought when we signed Weekes a couple seasons ago too. Hopefully this year it will actually happen.

Same, but Hedberg's cap hit is almost twice of what Weeke's was, so my hope for this is even stronger.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

I've always liked Johan Hedberg. Awesome nickname, and this allows me to make Mitch Hedberg jokes ALL FRIGGIN SEASON LONG! :evil:

At $1.5 million, hopefully this guilts us into using the backup more often.

And clearly Lou's trying to make sure that Jay Grossman doesn't talk to anyone else today.

:lol:

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Waste of $1M

Please explain your rationale behind calling it a waste? He's a reliable backup goaltender that has had some success in this league in goal. What did you expect for the position?

Its a deal that was necessary and at a relatively low cost.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...
 Share

×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use.