How Getzlaf deal impacts trade market
March, 11, 2013
By Craig Custance | ESPN.com
Juan Ocampo/Getty ImagesRyan Getzlaf's deal signals how valuable a top-notch center truly is in the NHL.At first glance, it certainly seemed on the high side. When news emerged Friday of Ryan Getzlaf's 8-year, $66 million contract -- one that averages $8.25 million per season -- the thought of one agent echoed many in the hockey industry.
"I can only imagine what [Corey] Perry will get," he said.