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dunkndollaz Banger Back to Back Survivor Level: 101 Posts: 1588/2652 EXP: 10537942 For next: 179770 Since: 3.1.02 From: Northern NJ Since last post: 34 days Last activity: 2 days # 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: 2320645 For next: 14995 Since: 8.5.02 From: San Diego, CA Since last post: 2529 days Last activity: 844 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: 154 Posts: 3638/7053 EXP: 45702148 For next: 659826 Since: 4.1.02 From: Dorchester, Ontario Since last post: 3 days Last activity: 4 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: 63 Posts: 794/889 EXP: 2015271 For next: 81892 Since: 25.6.02 From: Ottawa Since last post: 816 days Last activity: 692 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: 114 Posts: 2894/3504 EXP: 16003934 For next: 305683 Since: 3.1.02 From: Calgary Since last post: 1583 days Last activity: 1270 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: 39 Posts: 228/288 EXP: 377138 For next: 27637 Since: 3.1.02 Since last post: 237 days Last activity: 237 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.
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