The lockout thread
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10-05-2012, 12:47 AM
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No they aren't. The only proposal the NHLPA has put forward calls for breaking the linkage between revenue and the salary cap. They want fixed raises over the next 3 or 4 seasons and claim that IF revenue continues to grow over the pace that is has over the last 7 years, that their share will be reduced to something approaching 50%.
There is no guarantee that revenue will continue to increase at that rate. The NHLPA's proposal does nothing to control the owners' #1 expense, which is player salaries.
The NHLPA has only put offers on the table, that are smoke and mirrors.
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