Found July 09, 2012 on
Rob The Hockey Guy:
“Just because you can skate, it doesn’t mean you’re going to have a successful time out there” – Mason Raymond.
In what is probably second only to news regarding Dale Weise in terms of making me aggravated, the Vancouver Canucks have announced that they have come to terms with restricted free agent and worlds filthiest little milt, Mason Raymond.
Raymond, as you may remember, was taken to club elected salary “cut-down” arbitration to have his $2.6 million dollar cap hit reduced as much as 15%. The Canucks and Raymond agreed to a one year, $2.275 million dollar deal.
Raymond, coming off of an injury shortened year, had been the subject of much discussion amongst the fans and the media in Vancouver. Once noted for having a breakout 25 goal season, Raymond, even when healthy has struggled since.
I understand that last season was a different story. He suffered a major injury in game six of the finals, he had a long recovery that drastically reduced his off season training, quite possib...
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We found out today via the Vancouver Canucks on Twitter and via their press release that they've re-signed Mason Raymond. It's a 1 year 2.275M contact. WOW. Congrats May-Ray. Your rich.
Queue the band in Vancouver, as this move will be met with a chorus of Boos and Jeers I'm sure.
Per Darren Dreger
Canucks settle with Mason Raymond before arbitrations. 1 year, $2...
Raymond getting yet another shot…
Ok, first off, I would like to make a disclaimer, I do not “hate” Mason Raymond. Too often when fans of teams are discussing their squads’ underachievers or busts, they throw personal attacks and disdain onto the player.
By all accounts, Raymond is a great guy, and had had some really good moments with the Canucks, although, none of it...
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News broke yesterday that Mason Raymond was re-signed for 2.275 million. Ordinarily, a signing like this would fall by the wayside, with not much being mentioned about it. But yesterday was July 9th, and there was absolutely nothing going on in the world of...
Vancouver, B.C. - Vancouver Canucks President & General Manager Mike Gillis announced today that the Canucks have re-signed left wing Mason Raymond.
Raymond, 26, collected 20 points (10-10-20) in 55 games played with Vancouver in 2011.12. He also appeared in five post-season games, recording one point (0-1-1). The Cochrane, Alberta native has registered 156 career points (70...
The Vancouver Canucks re-signed forward Mason Raymond to a one-year, $2.275 million deal, TSN reported Monday. By re-signing Raymond, the Canucks avoided an arbitration hearing. Raymond, 26, had 10 goals and 10 assists in 55 regular-season games this past season. He missed the first two months of the season while recovering from a broken vertebrae sustained in the 2011 Stanley Cup Final.
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