Originally posted on Section 303  |  Last updated 7/25/12
The newest member of the Nashville Predators ownership group, W. Brett Wilson, is going to quickly become a fan favorite in Music City. Not just because he’s an owner but because of his candid comments.Yesterday, on Toronto’s SN590 The Fan, Wilson took to the airwaves and revealed some nuggets of information about the Philadelphia Flyers, the Shea Weber offer sheet, the negotiations prior to the offer sheet and the future of the Predators.You can hear the entire interview HERE but below are the highlights. And there are some doozies.***On whether there was any doubt the Predators would match the offer…“A month, month and a half ago, we thought that we had a bonafide shot of having Weber, (Ryan) Suter and (Pekka) Rinne as the core of our team going forward. And we had the budget to take care of all three — obviously Rinne was signed. But when we lost Suter, it just accelerated or exacerbated our desire to make sure Weber was in place and happy.”On the offer sheet itself…“Nobody was e...
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