The 2012-2013 NHL Lockout Discussion Thread
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12-28-2012, 08:57 PM
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I would guess we'd go back to the old system, where you simply waived an eligible player before assigning him to another pro league. It will be good for the players too, because there were several guys that were stuck in the minors because the teams didn't want to pay them to play for someone else. There used to be quite a bit of movement on the wire (and the waiver-draft). It helped teams when the injury bug hit and kept fringe players in the NHL.
just wanted clarification if the waived player gets sent to the 'A' needs to go through waivers on a recall or if it only means that a team doesn't have to pick up 1/2 of the salary on a player that was picked off the waiver wire when recalled. It also sounds as they did something with the issue of burying contracts.
I like the idea of a weighed draft lottery for
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