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10-01-2003, 06:24 AM
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Originally Posted by lowetide
Great post speeds. I don't think the NHL will move the draft age up, I remember many year ago Linseman (I think it was) sued the NHL over just this issue. I very much doubt they'll open up that can of worms.

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From what I've read of the Clarett case, as long as it is in the CBA it seems like that sort of restriction is allowable. If I'm mistaken, no big deal, but I do think owners would like that extra year to decide on players given how much they are shelling out for first round picks.

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