Burke’s Sharp Moves Rebuilding Other NHL Teams

Posted: 19th October 2009 by Nelson Santos in NHL
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A thought occurred to me this morning when I read that the Boston Bruins had sent Chuck Kobasew to the Minnesota Wildáin exchange for Craig Weller, a 2010 second round pick, and the rights to prospect Alexander Fallstrom in what is mainly a salary dump move by the Bruins. The term salary dump instantly brought to mind the issue Chicago may face with Patrick Sharp.á A terrific scorer and versatile player for the 'Hawks may be shipped away in a similar deal. Enter Brian Burke.á Over the course of the off-season rumors swirled that the Toronto Maple Leafs were interested in Patrick Sharp.á This was during the portion of the off-season when the Leafs were still in re-building mode. Overnight re-building turned to win-now and Phil Kessel wasáacquired in a deal that was a tadárisky when it ...

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