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Bruins trade doesn’t change Nathan Horton’s mind about leaving
Posted By DJ Bean On July 4, 2013 @ 4:55 pm In General | 33 Comments
Following the trade of Tyler Seguin  to the Stars, the agent for Nathan Horton  indicated that the Bruins’ recently freed-up cap space does not change Horton’s mind about his decision to not re-sign with the Bruins.
Horton’s agent, Paul Krepelka, told WEEI.com that the trade of Seguin and Rich Peverley  — which leaves the B’s with over $13 million in cap space if they put Marc Savard  on long-term injury reserve — “doesn’t change anything,” and that Horton’s choice to leave Boston “was a personal decision based on what he feels is best for his family.”
With Seguin, Horton, Jaromir Jagr and and Peverley gone, Shawn Thornton  is the only right wing from last year’s team still on the roster.
Horton met with the Blue Jackets on Wednesday and should draw interest from multiple teams on the free agent market.
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 Tyler Seguin: http://media.weei.com/hockey/tyler-seguin.htm
 Nathan Horton: http://media.weei.com/hockey/nathan-horton.htm
 Rich Peverley: http://media.weei.com/hockey/rich-peverley.htm
 Marc Savard: http://media.weei.com/hockey/marc-savard.htm
 Shawn Thornton: http://media.weei.com/hockey/shawn-thornton.htm
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