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08-16-2012, 08:31 AM
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Originally Posted by Isles Shawn View Post
We're screwed.
I do not think that is going to get through. I think its a Bad idea for the NHl to allow such things to happen. I understand some teams need help but to sell cap space just seems really dumb. I doubt most would go for this. this would only benefit a small hand full of clubs. Teams that are in the mid Tier of the league in terms of finances get hurt the most from such a system. Rich teams would just buy Picks and cap space etc.

Could you imagine a Cup winner from a large market. Example Wings win the cup we THe jackets have the first overall pick. Wings call jackets hey guys 6M bucks and we get your pick. Now not only did they win the cup they have the first overall pick ?
A mid tier team wins cup do you think they are going to have the Cash to spend on that pick from the jackets ?

Meanwhile the bottom feeders actually make cash and keep putting crap on the ice each and every season.

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