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09-10-2004, 09:43 AM
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Quote:
Originally Posted by go kim johnsson
The other owners are the smart ones. The owners set the market because the owners gave Keith Tkachuk $11 million. Keith Tkachuk didn't give Keith Tkachuk $11 million. Bobby Holik didn't give Bobby Holik a 5-year $45 million contract.
First of all, NOBODY gave Tkachuk $11M. Tkachuk's contract averaged out to $9M per year.

Secondly, IT DOESN'T MATTER WHO IS AT FAULT.

It doesn't matter at all.

What matters is getting the league to a point where the owners can all be profitable.

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