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11-27-2012, 07:18 PM
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Originally Posted by bp13 View Post
Short answer Kaoz is because it is completely irrelevant how much other sports make.

What matters to NHL players is that they get whatever percentage is actually attainable through negotiation. For example, when they negotiated this last CBA, did they not negotiate a higher % of revenue than other sports had at that time? If it was attainable then, they'll push for it now. And they should.

The owners can hold their line falling back on these other sports and maybe they'll end up winning those percentages, but if I'm an NHL player I don't care about those percentages until my league falls BELOW them, then I use it to my advantage. Until then I go for every % point I can get.
whatever is available send me the key. I guess the owners want that number to be 50/50.
why are you being so wanted to continue to be a bit more than 50/50. so the question becomes is that agreeable or not.

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