Originally Posted by blandman
It's not even just the ceiling, it's the ability to get there. Avisail, for all his potential, might not hit. Eaton's floor is still going to be a pretty damn good player. This kind of deal simply doesn't happen anymore. You'd expect Eaton to go in a package for someone like Sale. This is nuts.
This deal does not happen at this time last year. Eaton's injury, which should not be much to worry about long-term, lowered his cost significantly.