Trade Deadline Madness — Jagr on the block??
Various media outlets are reporting that superstar Jaromir Jagr may be on the trade block. According to Larry Brooks and Mark Everson, Sather is open to “Knock me out” offers. It will be interesting to see what teams will do in this situation. While the price tag for Jagr may be high, teams seem to go a little “crazy” on trade deadline day.
Of special note is that the Washington Capitals are sill on the hook for a large portion of his mega, jumbo, enormous contract. Because the Capitals are on the hook for about 4.9 million of his contract it is possible that quite a few teams may jump into the fray.
One suggestion mentioned in the New York Post is that Jagr may be an even trade for Todd Bertuzzi. HTR still believes that Bertuzzi may end up a Red Wing before day is over. Let’s wait and see.
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