8 years at 11million per is being reported.
I can't imagine. I just can't imagine. Thank GOD we're not in on that. He's a super player and all that, but good lord.
My fear is what that's going to do to the market. He's a great player if he can stay healthy, but it's an absolutely insane price.
Yikes.... 11 mil per for a defenseman, albeit a fantastic one, who has shown himself to be VERY injury prone.
I wish the Sharks well and all that, but there were rumors of Tampa doing some shuffling to try and get Karlsson squeezed into their cap situation, but seeing the price tag (and again, Karlsson's propensity for injury), and am relieved that is no longer a possibility.
At full health, Karlsson most certainly is still an elite player, but man, his slow start, time missed, and middlin
Hmmm....looking at an actual stat sheet, I see where Karlsson DOES play more games per year than I had originally thought.
I suppose with a player of his stature, when he IS down, it is so glaring that it makes it look like he is out for longer than what he actually is.
Still though, this most recent injury, the groin, as you noted, serious. Tried rushing back, not a good idea.
Again, I don't dislike your boys, and I actually wouldn't mind seeing them hoist the Cup sooner than later, so I