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11-30-2012, 07:51 AM
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That Princeton grad studied Psychology. Yes, it's impressive that some of these players have graduated from very well known institutions, however being a Princeton graduate doesn't mean that you are knowledgeable about EVERYTHING. As far as I know, George Parros is the only player in the league that has a degree from an impressive university AND his major is relevant enough to be applied to this situation. However, his major doesn't make him a guru on how to negotiate but if I had to choose players that I'm certain can understand the economics and the numbers without someone explaining it to him, George Parros would be the only name I could come up with.
Well, Mathieu Darche has a Commerce degree in Marketing and International Business (per Wiki) from McGill, and he actually won the CIS’s Outsatnding Student-Athlete award. So I’d imagine he’s fairly knowledgeable.
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