Thread: Salary Cap: $64.3M Upper Limit for '11-'12
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05-21-2011, 12:04 PM
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Brian Boyle
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Originally Posted by azrok22 View Post
The way I read this quote, just doesn't know for certain that the NHLPA will exercise the 5 percent cap bump they are entitled to.

If the NHLPA does not exercise the 5 percent bump (and they have exercised it every year since the lockout), the salary cap will be $60.5m.

If the NHLPA does exercise the cap bump (60.5 x 1.05 = 63.525) the salary cap will be 63.5m (technically 63.525m, but I assume he was just rounding).
gotcha. though saying 60.5 to 63.5 suggests it could be any point in between.

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