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Pension Plan Puppets Jul 23, 2014

Dubas Got It Going On

Links Leafs Sign David Booth to 1-Year Deal Carlton put on endangered species list. Red Wings Take Nearly $300M from Bankrupt City of Detroit Fuck Mike Ilitch right in his stupid fucking zombie ass. Leafs Go Advanced Stats in the Front Office No, I think they went smart. Loiselle and Poulin's Greatest Hits Man these guys were dumb as shit. Leafs Make Smart Move, World Explodes Pretty much what happened. Leafs Shake Up Front Office, Hire Stats Hound Dubas Good. The Pros and Cons of Trading Cody Franson Con.
Pension Plan Puppets Jul 22, 2014

[Tuesdays's Leafs Links] Cody Franson Signs

Glad to have you back, Cody. There are lots of good links to share with you today, including a number of pieces on Cody Franson avoiding salary arbitration with a last-minute deal worth $3.3M for next season. From Justin Fisher at TLN: That $3.3M figure falls pretty much down the middle of Cody Franson's reported asking price of $4.2M and the Leafs' offer of $2M flat. These numbers, that every team and player submit prior to arbitration, are always a joke. The player will always ask for too much, while the team will always offer too little. Again from TLN, Jeffler concludes...
Toronto Star Jul 21, 2014
Maple Leafs: D-man Franson gets another lukewarm welcome back: Feschuk

Maple Leafs: D-man Franson gets another lukewarm welcome back: Feschuk

Cody Franson and the Leafs avoided salary arbitration when the blue-liner agreed to a third consecutive one-year contract on Monday — an indication, perhaps, that the team isn’t keen on keeping him around.

Cody Franson of the Toronto Maples Leafs is on the block. Should the Edmonton Oilers be interested?

This is from James Mirtle of the Globe & Mail on goalie James Reimer and defenceman Cody Franson, who just signed a one-year, $3.3 million deal with the Leafs: “They’re not viewed as key pieces of the franchise’s future …
Toronto Star Jul 21, 2014
Maple Leafs agree to one-year deal with Cody Franson, avoid arbitration

Maple Leafs agree to one-year deal with Cody Franson, avoid arbitration

Defenceman has agreed to a one-year, $3.3 million deal with Toronto to avoid salary arbitration, according to several reports.
National Post Jul 21, 2014
Toronto Maple Leafs sign Cody Franson to one-year, $3.3-million deal: report

Toronto Maple Leafs sign Cody Franson to one-year, $3.3-million deal: report

Toronto has been relatively quiet this summer, but the changes it has made have been on the blue line
Rotoworld Jul 21, 2014

Cody Franson, Maple Leafs avoid arbitration - Cody Franson (D) Toronto Maple Leafs

Cody Franson has inked a one-year, $3.3 million contract with the Toronto Maple Leafs.

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