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11-03-2012, 04:00 PM
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Originally Posted by Jack de la Hoya View Post
I suspect that the NHLPA could push that to 6 or 7 years, but I agree that it is something the NHL seems to want in the new CBA.

The teams may come to rue this point themselves. I think 7 yrs minimum, if you wish to cite insurance, but maybe ten yrs max is more fair. I don't like the lifetime deals myself. With the new share level and adding no greater than 5% variation year to year in contract value should close the other loopholes.

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