Thread: Player Discussion: Brad Richards
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02-24-2013, 08:31 AM
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Dr. Ogrodnick View Post
I think the Rangers would give Richards next season, but would almost definitely buy him out in 2014
Just running numbers
Not saying if they should use the option or not, yet...

Amnesty buyout for Brad Richards this year
7 years left
$36.000.000
Two thirds of amount to BR = $24.000.000
$1,714,286 per year paid out for 14 years

Amnesty buyout for Brad Richards next year
6 years left
$18.000.000
Two thirds of amount to BR = $24.000.000
$1,500,000 per year paid out for 12 years

$6.000.000 in total difference for Dolan to shell out...

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