Thread: Confirmed with Link: Flyers Sign Nodl and Sestito
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06-28-2011, 08:57 PM
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Originally Posted by Sawdalite View Post
Good catch, Rick... Entry level contract was indeed a two-way, and included signing and playing bonuses, with the Cap hit being $850K

Bottom line though is while the cash output may be greater with no AHL reduction, the Cap hit is still favorable for the Flyers by a little amount... Still a good sign (no pun intended) IMO.
All Entry Level Contracts are two way contracts.

Originally Posted by Sawdalite View Post
Just now noticed that Leighton is now listed with the Non-Roster Players along with Walker on ... Thought with their being recalled up for the Posseason they were on the Roster until they were able to be waived down during/after Camp... This is a recent development there, and I must say the added Cap space looks mighty sweet.
One thing to keep in mind about Capgeek this time of year. Capgeek does not keep the Off Season Cap totals. They are giving you a guestimate of what the roster could look like for next Season and it's resulting Cap situation. Leighton, come July 1, is indeed on the Flyers Cap. Recalling him for the post season has nothing to do with it. All players signed to One way deals count against the Cap in the Off Season. And all players signed to two way deals are on the Cap in proportion to the number of days they spent on an NHL roster the prior Season. As two examples of that are the Flyers have to carry $142,257 of Cap space during the Summer for the time that Wellwood, Holmstrom, Gustafsson, and Syvret spent on the FLyers roster last Season. And they have to carry 962,258 of Cap space for Braydon Schenn based on the number of days he spent on LA's NHL roster.

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