View Single Post
Old
06-10-2013, 12:06 PM
  #4
archangel archangel
Registered User
 
archangel archangel's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Vancouver
Country: Canada
Posts: 2,025
vCash: 50
Quote:
Originally Posted by gramkind View Post
Can or do teams use endorsement deals to lure RFA/UFAs? Say NY Rangers let it be known there were X amount of dollars available on top of the contract to skirt the cap? Of course in a hush hush sort of deal.
Quote:
Originally Posted by Eddie Shack View Post
No. The CBA strictly forbids that. There would be huge fines and/or penalties to pay if a team were caught doing this.
The CBA covers direct and indirect money going to a player. It used to be that nhl teams used to help players find and pay for houses and some helped finance the houses. Under the new CBA, they can no longer no do that and teams have been told not to do it.

archangel archangel is offline   Reply With Quote