I could be wrong, but what was the last major free agency signing the Penguins had? They've gotten most of their players through trade or the draft right? I can't really think of any major free agency signings for the Pens the past few years? It could be because of Salary Cap reasons, but I can't really think of many, then again I don't follow them that closely so I wouldn't know, but has their been?
He was expendable. Not fussed at all. As I said yesterday, at all the idiots on facebook trying to sound like they know more about what they're doing. JVR is definitely worth Schenn and when you have Gardner, Aulie all NHL ready you really don't need Schenn.