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Forum: Armchair-GMNov. 2 at 12:10 p.m.
Thread: rebuild
Forum: Armchair-GMAug. 5 at 11:24 a.m.
<div class="quote"><div class="quote_t">Quoting: <b>Byrr</b></div><div>If there's all this good stuff still out there for free, you really got to be wondering why a team is paying Edmonton for Foegele.</div></div> <div class="quote"><div class="quote_t">Quoting: <b>AG_sweden</b></div><div>On the behalf of all BUF fans? Why would BUF pay to get Foegele? A player by the way EDM is desperate to get rid off.</div></div> <div class="quote"><div class="quote_t">Quoting: <b>Timmah007</b></div><div>Because he's a clear upgrade to over half a roster that isn't even close to sniffing a playoff birth after how long? <strong>See below which half of the roster is he better than?</strong> At some point Buffalo will need to try to be relevant and make moves towards improving. <strong>In case you missed the point let me put some data on <a href="/users/sabresparaavida" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">@sabresparaavida</a> comment, see below! </strong></div></div> <div class="quote"><div class="quote_t">Quoting: <b>sabresparaavida</b></div><div>Forwards on the Sabres who outproduced Foegele on a ppg basis last year:
Tage Thompson
Skinner
Tuch
Okposo
Cozens
Oloffson
Asplund
Mitts
Hinostroza
Girgensons (barely, but he also paced for more goals)
Krebs
That’s 11 forwards, and with Quinn and JJP ready to make the jump after dominating the AHL last year, that would put him at the 14th forward position, just over Bjork. <strong>I have posted the information probably a dozen times, but Oiler ACGM's still think Foegele could crack the Sabre line up.[</strong>/quote] <div class="quote"><div class="quote_t">Quoting: <b>wojme</b></div><div>We have different definitions of both "clear" and "upgrade"</div></div> Foegele would not make the Sabre line up.

$2,750,000 until 2023-24 (UFA)
37 Warren Foegele L 82 12 14 26 26/82 = 0.317 ppg

<a href="/users/Timmah007" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">@Timmah007</a> Which one of those four LW do you see Warren replacing?
Every one has more pp/g than he:
53 <strong>Jeff Skinner L</strong> 80 33 30 63 63/80 = 0.788 ppg
71 <strong>Victor Olofsson L</strong> 72 20 29 49 49/72 = 0.681 ppg
74 <strong>Rasmus Asplund L</strong> 80 8 19 27 27/80 = 0.338 ppg
28 <strong>Zemgus Girgensons L</strong> 56 10 8 18 18/56 = 0.321 ppg
He does not score well so he is not going to knock out Olofsson nor Skinner.
He is paid much more than Girgensons or Asplund who PK which he does not.

He does not play center so he will not replace Thompson, Krebs, Cozens nor Mittelstadt:
72 Tage Thompson R 78 38 30 68 68/78 = 0.872 ppg
37 Casey Mittelstadt C 40 6 13 19 19/40 = 0.48 ppg
19 Peyton Krebs C 48 7 15 22 22/48 = 0.46 ppg
24 Dylan Cozens C 79 13 25 25/79 = 0.317 ppg

He certainly will not replace Tuch, Quinn, Hinostroza or Okposo at RW:
89 Alex Tuch R 50 12 26 38 38/50 = 0.760 ppg
21 Kyle Okposo R 74 21 24 45 45/74 =0.608 ppg
29 Vinny Hinostroza RW 62 13 12 25 25/62 = 0.403 ppg

<a href="/users/Funksoljah" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">@Funksoljah</a> I just read Timmah007 posts and came across your fun fact that Foegele had the worst +/- among all Oiler skaters.
More rational why he would not find a spot in the Sabre line up.</div></div>
Forum: Armchair-GMAug. 5 at 10:46 a.m.