Thread: Value of: UFA Malkin in 2014
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03-31-2013, 04:35 PM
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Originally Posted by Flukeshot View Post
I am confident Malkin will re-sign with the Pens. They moved Staal with that in mind. A player's contract is limited to 20% of the cap ceiling in the year that they sign. I don't think it'll take that much to keep him in Pittsburgh.
The only way someone signs for that is if they don't want to win. A competitive team is very hard to build when someone is eating up a huge chunk of the cap.

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