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08-14-2012, 06:21 PM
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Originally Posted by Still All In View Post
Don't know where you got that from...
Got what from?

The players vision for the league? Or that the players weren't giving a counter-proposal to the NHL? They didn't, they came up with their own proposal.

http://www.windsorstar.com/sports/NH...650/story.html

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"What we expect to do tomorrow is to put forth an alternative view as to what we should do next," Fehr said Monday. "That's the best way I can put it
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Despite that, the union thoroughly examined it over the last month before deciding there was no true counter-proposal to be made. Fehr will instead offer up a "different kind of an approach" -- one that no doubt includes expanded revenue sharing and more flexibility than is currently allowed under the league's rigid salary cap system.

"It's how the players see the world," said Fehr.

I used the word vision instead of alternative view. My bad. Point is the same. And there is no way the owners sign off on what the players proposed today. Congrats to Fehr though, he's certainly winning the PR battle.

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