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01-03-2013, 09:59 AM
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Originally Posted by Le Tricolore View Post
I don't know if using it on a player with a year left on his contract after this season makes sense.

If Bourque has a poor showing if there's a shortened season, I think it'd be used on him instead.
It makes sense when that player's cap hit is over 10% of the cap.

At 60 mil the average NHL player makes just below 3 mil/year, it makes to sense to buy out Bourque at 3.3 mil(even if he was playing 3rd line scoring 15 goals) ahead of Gomez at 7.35 mil.

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