Canucks in tough to land Doan

Shane Doan deadlines have been kind of like Roberto Luongo trade rumours.

The quantity has only been matched by the unreliability.

Doan has set another one for today. Greg Jamison indicated to Doan’s camp he could be in possession of the Phoenix Coyotes by today (yeah, right), or at least be in a position to say it’s going to happen soon (yeah, right).

If not, and there have been reports Jamison’s bid is unravelling, Doan’s agent Terry Bross vowed he will “begin aggressively negotiating with other teams.”

It’s about time he makes a deadline stick.

At this point, even if the Phoenix ownership situation stabilizes, there’s no guarantee the Coyotes, a franchise without much money, can even afford Doan. The market has been set, and it’s pricey.

Read more: http://www.theprovince.com/sports/Canucks+still+dreaming+Shane+Doan/6997190/story.html#ixzz21xAYp6bB


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