Thread: Kings News: Brayden Schenn joins Kings!
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11-26-2009, 02:08 PM
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Originally Posted by TonySCV View Post
Quisp posted this on Rich's blog re: ATO's:

"In consideration of the opportunity to play in the NHL, the player agrees to present himself, upon request of the Club to perform services as a player on [DATE] at [LOCATION]. This agreement shall be valid for a term of one (1) day, and a Club shall only be permitted to enter into such an agreement when under emergency conditions. Under this agreement, the player shall receive no salary, bonus (of any kind) or any other form of compensation."

He'd have to sign a NHL contract after this one game ATO if DL wants him to continue playing in the NHL, but then he could still be returned to juniors before his 10th game without the first year of his contract kicking in.

Tonight is literally a freebie for DL.
Why would Schenn agree to play for free?

Isn't he taking a bit of a risk in doing this for us?

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