Around NHL Part IV : The Final Chapter
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05-06-2013, 04:22 PM
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Right, they have a 17 man roster and are over the cap. They have to somehow sign 6 players without taking on any salary. So lets say they move Schneider and buyout Booth and Ballard. That gives them $12.4 mil in cap space to sign 9 players. Thats $1.3 mil per player....look at that again. Almost 40% of their roster will have to be making less than $1.3 mil per season. Thats about what Sheldon Brookbank makes this year and over half a million less than Michael Frolik.
I don't think they move Schneider, even if that's the smarter thing to do - I think the are hell bent on moving Luongo (and he seems to want out, too)...and they will have trouble moving Luongo without taking on (or taking back) salary.
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