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03-16-2011, 02:46 PM
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Originally Posted by DrinkFightFlyers View Post
Just curious as far as entry level deals go. Say his deal is for $800k (totally just made that number up). Is he getting that full $800k a year or is that only if he is in the NHL?
It's the NHL salary, he has a different AHL salary.

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Originally Posted by IrishSniper87
As far as I know, entry level contracts salaries of 800k (or 600k or 900k) refer only to their NHL salary. I believe most players get 10% or less while playing in juniors or AHL.
The CBA rules that every entry level contract has to be a two way contract, on two way contracts NHL and AHL salary are negotiated independent of each other, the AHL salary isn't a certain percentage of the NHL salary.

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