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03-14-2010, 04:44 PM
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Barney Gumble
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Originally Posted by Patty Roy View Post
Those teams have their fair share of bad contracts as well...
Difference is a "bad contract" like Hordichuk's $700K is only $200K over the league minimum. Anything else? Bernier at $2.5 million? Johnson at $1.1 million? At least they're still on the roster unlike Laraque. M. Schneider was a bad contract that was corrected by being dealt for a late round pick.

It's more than whether a contract is "bad" - it's the cap hit that's more relevant (eg., you can afford a few Hordichuk bad contracts vs a Gomez contract).

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