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11-14-2012, 09:44 PM
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Originally Posted by BrooklynRangersFan View Post
To be clear, all the players' proposals that we are aware of did not work the way the current system does - they all required fixed costs for the players.

Having said that, it's not exactly clear what happened in the sessions last week. Some reports still seem to indicate that they still want their $1.8 - $1.9 Bn in hard dollars and to calculate splits of revenue increases above that floor; others seem to indicate that they're willing to contemplate a % of revenues.
This is the issue when I mean linkage. They want their fixed share until revenues grow to make their share 50%. That won't be 50/50 until year 3 at the earliest.

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