Lockout Discussion Thread 3.0
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11-27-2012, 01:26 PM
Join Date: Oct 2006
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This is almost jibberish to me, but I will try to understand what you are saying.
When the team payroll will be less than 25 million, the owners will make money
. The atmosphere will be more like a college game where the people who attend are there to support their team, not there to watch a particular player. Between gate receipts (which would be much less because seats would be much cheaper) and advertising revenues, owners would make money. Believe it or not, there are lots of leagues that don't have these particular players that do fine. Couldn't they get players that wanted to play for between 500,000 and a million dollars? You say no?
You may not remember but, even the first year of the last CBA (with salary cap), there were teams losing money even though the cap was 39 mil...
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