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05-11-2011, 03:53 PM
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Originally Posted by wolfgaze View Post
Point is, Sather had 21+ other player contracts and a hard salary cap restricting his ability to offer Jagr what he wanted... KHL team owner didn't... To expect him to compete with the 3 year 35 mil offer on the table is ludicrous.
I can get the quote for you later, but that 3 year/ 35 Mil contract offer was just a false rumor. Jagr was paid 7 mil a year in Omsk. It is a moot point though, since an NHL team still can't compete with a 7 mil tax free salary.

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