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#2316014 The Ever-Increasing Cap, Ridiculous Contracts, and Hitting

Posted by haroldsnepsts on 05 July 2012 - 06:31 PM

They should start by just limiting the term. If you can't sign guys for over 10 years, for younger players you're not going to be able to knock down the cap hit with the reduced salary at the end of their career. So hopefully the yearly salary would come down a bit as well.

Otherwise I'm not terribly concerned with how much bank the players make as long as the league is healthy overall (which the owners are about to argue it is not, I'm sure). The significant parts to me are the proportion of the cap each player is taking up no matter the dollar amount, and that the cap is essentially being circumvented by GM's using the long term.


#2231952 12/2 GDT : Red Wings 4 at Sabres 1

Posted by dobbles on 02 December 2011 - 07:35 PM

i am sof****** sick of games on nhl network. nhln's studio show sucks ballz ever since they brought in jamie mclennan. that guy licks *******.