Say What?!? – Aug. 31

“It gives you the ability to explore all opportunities that do come our way. It also creates some flexibility in our team payroll for potential future transactions as the season progresses.”

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– San Jose GM Doug Wilson after the team shed payroll by trading Christian Ehrhoff and Brad Lukowich to Vancouver Friday.