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01-07-2013, 06:47 AM
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Originally Posted by LI Fly Guy View Post
Since Briere is only making 5 mil over last 2 seasons, it would make most sense to buy him out just to resign him which would drop his cap hit significantly while still making the same money he was scheduled to make on original contract.

Unless there is some sort of rule on a bought out player not being able to resign with the team that bought him out. It would essentially be the same as restructuring his contract.
you can't. once a player is bought out, he can't play for your team the following season

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