Do UFAs avoid Montréal? If so, why?
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07-03-2013, 08:14 PM
Nation of Poutine
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: La Vieille Capitale
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It's kind of BS that there is revenue sharing between teams so some of those crappy southern teams get financial support but they also have favored tax status for players. Why should a high tax city like Montreal be handicapped twice by having to pay more wages to attract players then also kick in money to bail out the lower teams.
Revenue sharing should also include player tax offsets if that's going to be the case.
Big revenues cities in Canada like the Leafs and Habs help the weak markets and in turn the weak market teams get all the UFAs.
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