Found July 09, 2013 on Kukla's Korner:
While I was preparing my final entry before heading up to the Wings' development camp, RDS's Renaud Lavoie reported that the shrinking salary cap and players' split of revenues going down to 50% from 57% will yield yet another season of, "Cap recapture via escrow"... Escrow for NHL players should be around 17 % for the 2013 season. HRR estimate at $2.2 Billion. #RDS — Renaud Lavoie (@RenLavoieRDS) July 9, 2013 And, as it turns out, a "retweet" from Justin Abdelkader revealed that the NHLPA's holding its annual summertime meeting for North American players this week, and the North American and European PA meetings are INCREDIBLY important because the PA has to sign off on the rule changes recommended by the GM's, vetted by the competition committee and approved by the Board of Governors before they take effect (see: hybrid icing, grandfathering in visor usage, etc.): Continue reading "On escrow and a very important under-t...
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