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Contracts and Salary Cap (Contract Info in Posts #1 & #2)
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01-07-2013, 09:39 PM
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A team can trade a player and agree to share part of the player's cap hit with the other team.
Rangers could trade Richards to Phoenix and agree to retain 50% of his cap hit. Rangers would incur a 3.33M Cap charge each year while Richards plays in Phoenix. Phoenix would incur a 3.33M Cap charge each year while Richards plays in Phoenix. And the Rangers would also send Phoenix a check every year for 50% of what Phoenix paid to Richards.
Very interesting to see what Sather does in trades with this new addition.
Also, can you technically get a floor team to retain part of a contract, while not trading the player away?
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