Official: Rory Kostjasyn announces retirement

Discussion in 'Knights Signings, Rumours & Player Movement' started by Kurriboy, Jul 25, 2017.

  1. Kurriboy

    Kurriboy Scott Conley

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    Matty23 Danny 'Bedsy' Buderus

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    Pretty disappointing but that's footy, just can't help injuries. Wish him well for his retirement and role with the club.
     
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    Billy Danny 'Bedsy' Buderus

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    One article says he is going to coach the under 16s side next year.
    I think a fulltime coach for under 16s would be a great move.
    We have made the grandfinal 3 of the last 4 years in under 16s and won it twice, and the other year we finished 1 game short of the grandfinal. This year we were undefeated in the trials, regular season and the finals for something like a 15-0 record for the year.
    A fulltime coach who is a recent NRL grandfinal winner will get even more out of the squad next year.
     
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    Kurriboy Scott Conley

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    Not sure how this is a signing or a rumoured signing. Which is why I put it in the other section.

    Anyway, I am guessing this will free up some additional salary cap space for next year now.
     
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    So does retiring mean no further payment or is he invalided out with payment that doesn't count on our 2018 cap.
    Very sad way to end a career am sorry he didn't get to play the role he was brought here for, wish him all the best in the future.
     
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    Lord of the Skraelings Danny 'Bedsy' Buderus

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    I'll be quite honest yeah I feel a touch of sadness for his circumstances but I feel no connection with him whatsoever.

    Lets hope our insurance foots the bill so it doesn't cost us money elsewhere.
     

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