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01-07-2013, 03:26 PM
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Originally Posted by Ernie View Post
Is it 8 years when:
1) Re-signing with current team
2) Re-signing as an RFA
3) Re-signing with team that drafted player

I believe it's the 2nd, pretty sure it isn't the 1st.
??
The most detail I've come across is from Sports Illustrated:

Quote:
In the last CBA, there were no such limits. Now, teams can sign new players to a maximum seven years; re-sign their own players (those who played the full previous season) to a maximum eight-year deal.
http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/nhl...who-gets-what/

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