As a diehard Toronto fan, I can say good riddance to a bad, egotistic ass. We built the team around him and remained loyal to him even as he was humming and hawing as to where he'd play, and always kept a door open for him. Until, of course, Brian Burke took over.
So yeah, Mats picked over Vancouver over New York, ending the drama of the year. Or not.
edit: crap...can't put the logo on the subject line after it's set up. Can a mod take care of that?
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Now the question is, how is this going to affect the cap? Will we also be able to resign Hossa or are we going to unfortunately see him walk? The big dilemma had always seemed to be, Hossa or Franzen because you're not getting both.