Messier battling Canucks for $ UPD: Awarded $6m by Arbitrator
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12-15-2011, 09:45 PM
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I get that, but how does he look himself in the mirror and think he actually earned it. That the franchise value increased is attributable to patient and forgiving fans, not anything Messier contributed. He should be absolutely embarrassed to ask for the $.
He does not have to earn anything. His contract had a clause where he shares in any increased value in the franchise.
If the Canucks did not want to pay out then do not include the clause.
This is not the first time the Canucks have tried to renege on contractual obligations.
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