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02-21-2012, 12:26 PM
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Originally Posted by NHRangerfan View Post
The mid market teams want those contracts in the AHL (Wade Redden) to count against the cap.

I'm not advocating for those teams just what the buzz is.
...and how would they even do that?

There's simply no way to do that. The AHL is a league for developing players and players that are not NHL worthy. If a guy flames out and is not NHL worthy, it's a team's right to put him in the AHL. End of story.

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