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08-22-2012, 10:40 AM
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Originally Posted by vcv View Post
Damn it I'm trying to run the numbers but they don't even make sense to me. NHL's revenue for 2010? that was used calculate the 2011-2012 cap was ~$2,900,000,000 I believe. And the Salary cap was 57% of that. But divide THAT by 30 and you only get like $55M.

Brain. hurt.

They calculate the upper and lower limits by dividing HHR by 30. That gives them the midpoint. Then they go up 8mil and down 8mil to get the upper and lower limits.

Also the owners proposal reduces what revenues will count towards HHR. So its a lower percentage of a smaller pie.

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