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10-17-2012, 01:06 PM
HatTrick Swayze
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Originally Posted by Jonathan. View Post
One other severe negative to this will be the amount of player movement. Teams will hardly ever give deals over three years. You will see lots of high priced, short deals. Insane player movement and little to no stability (other than the young controlled players). Talk about a horrible situation. Long term deals enable stability which is good for the fans of the league.
Well said. Not only for fans, but players as well. 30 y/o players don't want to have to relocate their family 3 times over the course of their careers.

It's an iron-fisted way for the NHL to clamp down on the UFA market.

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