Thread: Player Discussion: Brad Richards
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02-24-2013, 03:58 PM
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Originally Posted by ColonialsHockey10 View Post
Not sure why there is even discussion on buying him out. There is literally a 0% chance it doesn't happen.

Even if he picks up his play this year and next, his cap hit is far too crippling.

We are extremely fortunate to have that buyout.
Yeah, but in fairness didn't the rules just change in the new CBA regarding the recapture aspect of buyouts? I thought they became stricter...so it's only fair if they are going to change the terms that they offer a new buyout option.

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