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05-01-2013, 11:46 AM
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I was under the impression the the 8th year was for your own players.

Wasn't aware that you could trade for a player that their next contract would be a UFA contract and still offer them 8 years
Otherwise, how do we close the loophole in the sense that a UFA to be that has not yet got to 07/01 gets traded and the acquiring team inks him to an 8 year deal where he would not be able to get that 8th year a week later.

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