Thread: Waived: Cam Barker (for buyout)
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06-28-2011, 12:07 PM
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Originally Posted by hototogisu View Post
No one will claim him because everyone knows this is a precursor to buying him out. If you want to take a chance on him, wait until he gets bought out and then do it on your own terms...not at $3m or whatever he's making.

Since Barker is under 26, I believe they only need to pay him 1/3 of the remainder of the contract, so 1.08mil. They would have some sort of cap hit for the next 2 years, but I doubt they care considering they aren't legit contenders.

Personally, I'd consider taking Barker on if he cost me somewhere around the 1mil mark.

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