yammi wrote:Back in 1999, a number of people had mixed feelings about Brian Burke's draft day deal to get both Sedins because it cost us Bryan McCabe.
And as I recall, many were still questioning this deal up to last year. How many posts were directed at the "sisters" with the emphasis on sending them packing ?
yammi wrote:In retrospect, however, this may be one of the best deals in franchise history (maybe the absolute best besides the Naslund larceny).
Couldn't agree more. In this new NHL it will be interesting to see if this type of developement will be the exception.
yammi wrote:The Sedins, I think, are already outstanding players ... and they just keep getting better and better each season.
And in this era when everyone is watching who's getting paid what, well worth their salary.