The Trevor Linden trade that keeps on giving

Welcome to the main forum of our site. Anything and everything to do with the Vancouver Canucks is dicussed and debated here.

Moderator: Referees

Re: The Trevor Linden trade that keeps on giving

Postby Strangelove » Mon Oct 08, 2012 7:48 pm

dbr wrote:Ahh what the hell.

Glen Wesley turned into three first round picks (Jonathan Aitken, Sergei Samsonov, Kyle McLaren).

Aitken played three games for the Bruins (and a few hundred in the AHL) before hitting unrestricted free agency. Samsonov had a few good seasons and a few forgettable ones before being moved to Edmonton for Mary Reasoner, Yan Stastny and a 2nd round pick (Milan Lucic). McLaren played for the Bruins for seven seasons before moving him and a fourth round pick to San Jose for Jeff Hackett and Jeff Jillson.

The Bruins traded Jillson for Brad Boyes, let Hackett go to UFA after a season and a half, let Marty Reasoner walk at the end of the season in which they'd acquired him, traded Yan Stastny for a 5th round pick (Dennis Reul), and moved Brad Boyes for Dennis Wideman.

Wideman was packaged with a 1st and a 3rd for Nathan Horton and Gregory Campbell. Reul is a UFA and is playing in Germany.

So basically if we never traded Cam Neely to the Bruins Nathan Horton wouldn't have been concussed admiring his pass and the 2011 Stanley Cup Finals never would have turned in the Bruins favour. :crazy:


Well there’s no question anymore, Dave indeed IS the love child of THINKER and Hockey Widow.

*shoots hurt look at HW*
____
"I like to think that this team can get its mojo back" - Ryan Miller
User avatar
Strangelove
CC Legend
 
Posts: 7079
Joined: Sat Dec 18, 2004 1:13 pm

Re: The Trevor Linden trade that keeps on giving

Postby SKYO » Sat Oct 13, 2012 2:17 pm

dbr wrote:Ahh what the hell...


haha awesome work! Yeah those are the trades I was thinking about!

Strangelove wrote:
Well there’s no question anymore, Dave indeed IS the love child of THINKER and Hockey Widow.

*shoots hurt look at HW*

No kidding eh? and lol aw poor sl.
User avatar
SKYO
CC Legend
 
Posts: 3222
Joined: Sat Jul 09, 2011 10:34 pm

Previous

Return to Canucks Corner Chat

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Bing [Bot], Google [Bot] and 2 guests