Thread: Speculation: Luongo: The Neverending Story
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01-07-2013, 11:03 AM
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Originally Posted by s7ark View Post
I am not sure that Mirtle's tweet means what some are saying it does. The "cap benefit recapture formula" was the PA's response to the NHL's desire that teams that signed the contracts get dinged with the penalties. From this article, it means this:

But I am not sure if that applies to the team that currently has the contract, or the team that signed the contract, or both. More info is needed before people assume Vancouver will be on the hook if RL retires early.
Hmm...interesting post.

If in fact the team that acquires Luongo gets this applied to them, that adds a concern...

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