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Ducks have the financial flexibility to make a trade, but that doesn't necessarily mean they will

Ducks have the financial flexibility to make a trade, but that doesn't necessarily mean they will

The Ducks are considering options to acquire help on the wings as they approach the Feb. 29 NHL trade deadline, and General Manager Bob Murray said Thursday he has financial flexibility to make a move despite operating under a limit that’s set well below the salary cap by owners Henry and Susan Samueli.

“I’ve saved enough in my budget to do something if I think it will really help us,” Murray said during a conference call with reporters. “As you well know, we have a budget here and we’ve never been a cap team and until our revenues here dictate that, it won’t be that way, and I have no problem with that. And I think Henry is very fair with...

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