Thread: Larry Brooks: Sean Avery situation
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02-24-2012, 04:30 PM
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Originally Posted by nyr2k2 View Post
What we actually owe him is irrelevant to our ownership. Jim Dolan has no reservations with paying buyout cash or money for guys to rot in Hartford. He counts nothing against the cap now, whereas he'd count about a million against the cap if he's claimed on reentry.

If this is done, it's as a favor to Avery. It doesn't make sense any other way.
Only mentioned the money part because the user I quoted seemed to think that bringing him up would trigger his salary to be earned.

He doesn't count about a million against the cap, his cap hit of 1.5 million would be pro-rated..

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