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01-06-2013, 07:25 PM
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What does the salary retention in trades mean?
It means that if Team A trades a $5m player to Team B, Team A can still pay $3m of the player's salary and keep $3m of the cap hit, while Team B is only responsible for paying $2m of the player's salary and have a $2m cap hit.

Research the way Jagr's contract was handled after the 04-05 lockout.

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