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Re: Free drops before the 2014 season
« Reply #20 on: October 31, 2013, 04:22:30 PM »
You could trade him, if somebody wants him, yes. That's the only way, I'm afraid.
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Re: Free drops before the 2014 season
« Reply #21 on: November 01, 2013, 10:41:00 AM »
In light of all of the retirements happening, should we consider a rule change so that retirements are an automatic drop?
I don't think you should have to use a Free Drop on a rider who is retiring.

Nope, that's exactly why you don't sign multiple 35yo riders to multiyear contracts.
Anyway, nobody big retired, so I'm not sure what you're talking about. Did I miss any news? :o
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Re: Free drops before the 2014 season
« Reply #22 on: November 01, 2013, 12:10:56 PM »
You don't understand: we're only interested in names big enough to have signed two-year deals in our league. None of the ones you named came close.
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Re: Free drops before the 2014 season
« Reply #23 on: November 08, 2013, 02:28:14 PM »
Hum... Is there any possibility for a late drop replacement?

I wish to drop VAN DEN BROECK Jurgen and rehire Henderson.

In my defense it makes no sense to keep a guy ($500 wage) that was benched for 4 months without any training following a nasty knee injury.

I'm sure VAN DEN BROECK Jurgen will come back to results but it will only be in the middle of the season.
 

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Re: Free drops before the 2014 season
« Reply #24 on: November 08, 2013, 05:21:44 PM »
Daniel, I don't think that's a good idea: vdBroeck earns 500 and will produce nicely once healthy, Henderson earns 210 and will produce a big fat zero.
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Re: Free drops before the 2014 season
« Reply #25 on: November 11, 2013, 05:30:53 PM »
I think you might be right. I'll keep him in stock and lets see how he behaves.

Is there any drop possibility in the middle of the season?

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Re: Free drops before the 2014 season
« Reply #26 on: November 11, 2013, 05:50:34 PM »
Is there any drop possibility in the middle of the season?

Nope, we make one drop per year: last week of October.
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