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12-23-2012, 02:47 PM
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Originally Posted by Bob E View Post
Personally, i think Fehr wants to blow it up and start from scratch to put in MLB system where there isn't a cap to restrict player salaries, and revenue sharing and luxury taxes enable salaries to reach insane levels.

If players lose a year, which it looks like they might, how would the very high end player make that money back? By being paid in a system where Sydney Crosby or Steven Stamkos can be paid $15 or $20 or $25 mill/yr for many, many years.

I honestly do not like where this looks to be headed.
IF the PA thinks that that is going to happen, forget it. The owners will just make money doing other things and the players will lose their NHL careers.

If I'm the NHL and the season gets canceled, I'm making it worth my while and eliminating guaranteed contracts. Play for your money you spoiled brats. Earn it every season or lose it.

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