Thread: Salary Cap: 2012-13 Salary Cap
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04-04-2012, 10:28 AM
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Originally Posted by nickschultzfan View Post
Not to change this into a discussion on the cap, but I don't buy the "small market teams" are being hurt by the floor. Each team gets a huge chunk of cash from the league every year. Yeah, this might not cover everything, but it probably ends up being around as much as they would have lost if there was no floor and no revenue sharing, and they still get the benefit of the cap.
Revenue sharing in the NHL isn't anywhere near that kind of level. My argument has always been that there's nothing wrong with the floor, just the revenue sharing. If there were a strong enough system in place, then it wouldn't be an issue.

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