Thread: Confirmed with Link: Rangers sign Benoit Pouliot (1 year, $1.3M)
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07-05-2013, 07:42 PM
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Originally Posted by Riche16 View Post
Thanks for this... Until it was explained I couldn't imagine why Tampa wouldn't have QO'd him.

Another wrinkle in the new CBA that I certainly didn't know.

So a team can't just walk away unless the contract is over 3.5M?

Jeez.
No problem. I mentioned a few days ago in one of the other threads, but players like Pouliot and Mueller are going to become common sights on the UFA market under the new CBA with the new restrictions on team's walk-away rights.

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