STREIT ACQUISITION NOT PAYING DIVIDENDS THUS FAR
With each passing year, it has become tougher and tougher for NHL teams to significantly upgrade their bluelines through trades and free agent acquisitions. It is very much a seller's market.
On a leaguewide basis, teams are locking their desirable defensemen into long-term contracts before the players hit the unrestricted free agent market.
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