Thread: Waived: Ben Eager - *CLEARED*
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03-13-2013, 01:20 PM
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Originally Posted by stoff View Post
I think you can bury 900,000 in the minors and the rest counts against the cap. Redden would've counted for 5.6 and his cap hit is 6.5. So i believe Eager would count at 200,000 even if he plays in the minors.
I found it now:


Money paid to players outside of the NHL counts against the cap.

A one-way contract counts against the cap as follows:

cap hit [ minimum salary + $375,000 ]Example: If Wade Redden plays in the minors in 2012-13, he counts as follows.

$6.5M [ $525,000 + $375,000 ] = $5.6MA two-way contract counts as follows:

minor-league salary [ minimum salary + $375,000 ]Example: Player As two-way contract pays $3M/$1M in 2012-13 and counts as follows in the minors.

$1M [ $525,000 + $375,000 ] = $100,000

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