CBA Talk II: Shut up and give me YOUR money!
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11-16-2012, 11:40 PM
Join Date: Dec 2011
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Fehr does not give a shi+. If Fehr had started dealing two years ago he could have gotten a great deal for the players using 57% as leverage in conjunction with controls on long contracts. Instead he waited for the cap to get out of control, waited for long contacts to get out of control, and then waiting for for the 57% to cease to be before negotiating.
Great point; I hadn't thought of that before. The NHLPA should have offered to negotiate before exercising their option to extend the CBA the summer before last.
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