Thread: Salary Cap: The Free Agents
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03-01-2013, 04:49 PM
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Originally Posted by Hawkaholic View Post
I could be wrong, but teams don't HAVE to put players on LTIR, do they? Montador would serve a purpose, history or not in that scenario. Either he's healthy enough to play at a salary lower than his cap hit, or he's injured and still counts as a cap hit anyway.

I would think Frolik and Montador are attractive pieces for salary floor teams. Trade them for 6 or 7th round picks.
No, unless there is a CBA change. We've seen teams carry injured players for extended periods plenty of times.

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