Found July 19, 2012 on The Pensblog:
Total a-bomb drop by the Flyers. Let's breakdown some additional details: 1. The total contract is 14 years, 110 million [ via @realkyper] 2. The contract pays out 68 million in bonuses. [ puck daddy ] 3. If the Predators don't match the offer, they will get the Flyers next four first round draft picks. 4. The contract pays out 27 million dollars in the first NHL calendar year. 5. The Predators cannot match, and then trade Weber somewhere else for an entire year. 6. The move would put the Flyers at the cap limit of 70.2 million, but they have LTIR with Pronger being hurt. 7. If the Preds matched, it would be 16% of the entire franchise's worth:   Spending $26M in one calendar yr, NSH would be forking over 16% of entire franchise net worth ($163M in '11 accd to Forbes) to match offer — Frank Seravalli (@DNFlyers) July 19, 2012   So what does this situation mean for the Penguins? Well, it isn...
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