Lockout IV: One likes to believe in the freedom of hockey (Moderated: see post #2)
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12-08-2012, 09:36 PM
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Again, the same can be said of the pro-player side. At least 80% of the players are unaffected by the 5-year limit. Why is this such hard point for the NHLPA?
The only answer can be is that a small minority of players still want long term contracts as a way to allow cap circumvention.
I am not buying Fehr's rhetoric on it hurting the "middle class" players.
Considering the players probably didn't want to move from INFINITY, I'd say they've done their share AND MORE by moving from INFINITY to 8.... Right now, the owners are being unreasonable.
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. Reason: ya, lets not have an Open Invitation to a Gunfight & say we did...
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