Thread: Confirmed Signing with Link: [BOS] Bruins re-sign Tuukka Rask [8 Years/$7,000,000 AAV]
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07-11-2013, 03:02 PM
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Originally Posted by Oan View Post
You and every other poster, do you realise that Quick has a 10-year contract vs. Rask 8-year? Also, total value for Quick contract is 58 mil vs. Rask contract 56 mil.

In other words, Quick makes more money even though his cap hit is lower, understand? If Quick made his contract this summer it would be identical with bigger cap hit.
And for big market teams like LA and Boston, overall dollars in the ownership's bank account isn't the issue; working within the cap constraints is.

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