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04-09-2013, 08:51 AM
Jack de la Hoya
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Originally Posted by dats81 View Post
Let him heal until there are only a couple of games left this season, put him back into the lineup to demonstrate that he has fully recovered and finally find a GM who is willing to take his contract for a pick or two in the offseason.
And how do you plan to get Briere to waive in the offseason?

Scenario #1: Briere waives his MNC and gets traded to one of the handful of teams who would value his contract (high cap hit, low salary). He makes $3 million next year, and $2 million the year that follows.

Scenario #2: Briere refuses to waive, knowing that the Flyers have to buy him out. He cashes his check for $3.5 million and then signs with whomever he likes. He makes more money, and gets to choose his destination.

Last edited by Jack de la Hoya: 04-09-2013 at 12:27 PM. Reason: Briere's real salary
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