The 7 - Hockey - One step closer ?
Register and log in to post!
User Post (6 total)
dunkndollaz Banger Back to Back Survivor Level: 100 Posts: 1588/2643 EXP: 10268599 For next: 85833 Since: 3.1.02 From: Northern NJ Since last post: 9 days Last activity: 11 hours # 1 Posted on 8.6.05 1603.26 Reposted on: 8.6.12 1604.08 ESPN is reporting that the Globe & Mail has reported that the NHL and the Players Union have agreed on a Salary Cap - Click Here (sports.espn.go.com) It would be based on team by team revenues with a $34-36m ceiling and a $22-24m floor. It's a first step but an agreement is still a ways off. Promote this thread!
mountinman44 Sujuk Level: 65 Posts: 861/974 EXP: 2271852 For next: 63788 Since: 8.5.02 From: San Diego, CA Since last post: 2286 days Last activity: 601 days
Y!: # 2 Posted on 8.6.05 1811.00 Reposted on: 8.6.12 1811.30 Any step is closer to hockey. While they still need to agree on what they'll do with free agency and arbitration, the big thing was the cap. I am hopeful that this is the start of a new CBA and the return of the NHL in October.
Big Bad Scrapple Level: 153 Posts: 3638/7032 EXP: 44561847 For next: 761660 Since: 4.1.02 From: Dorchester, Ontario Since last post: 2 days Last activity: 20 hours # 3 Posted on 9.6.05 0034.56 Reposted on: 9.6.12 0035.25 I'm glad they started these marathon talks AFTER the whole season had already been canceled. Where were these fucking 14-hour sessions back in October, guys? Screw the NHL.
Socks Landjager Level: 62 Posts: 794/889 EXP: 1972545 For next: 12152 Since: 25.6.02 From: Ottawa Since last post: 574 days Last activity: 450 days # 4 Posted on 9.6.05 1326.51 Reposted on: 9.6.12 1326.52 Originally posted by Big Bad I'm glad they started these marathon talks AFTER the whole season had already been canceled. Where were these fucking 14-hour sessions back in October, guys? Screw the NHL. Jeez...you sound bitter. Reminds me of Leaf Fans.... haha!
Freeway Scrapple Level: 113 Posts: 2894/3504 EXP: 15674586 For next: 144023 Since: 3.1.02 From: Calgary Since last post: 1340 days Last activity: 1028 days # 5 Posted on 9.6.05 1341.44 Reposted on: 9.6.12 1345.33 Originally posted by Big Bad I'm glad they started these marathon talks AFTER the whole season had already been canceled. Where were these fucking 14-hour sessions back in October, guys? Screw the NHL. Bettman's always been about crushing ze union. His owners lost, collectively, much less money by not playing this season than they did in any recent year of the latest CBA. The owners (and Bettman) needed to prove to the NHLPA that they weren't worried about tossing away a whole season to change the system.
Omar Padilla Chourico Level: 38 Posts: 228/287 EXP: 367456 For next: 2994 Since: 3.1.02 Since last post: 58 days Last activity: 58 days # 6 Posted on 9.6.05 1741.03 Reposted on: 9.6.12 1742.45 Betteman has done a nice job against the union. The managing of the league is a whole different story.
ALL ORIGINAL POSTS IN THIS THREAD ARE NOW AVAILABLE
The 7 - Hockey - One step closer ? Register and log in to post!
The W message board - 7 year recycle ZimBoard ©2001-2015 Brothers Zim This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.185 seconds.