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Old 03-01-2013, 05:12 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by Tombstone RJ View Post
How so? Why do so many teams use it?
It forces a team to pay large amount in single year taking up a cap space. A long term contract let you prorate the cost over the length of the deal for that player. So many teams use it because better to keep elite player then let him walk and get nothing.
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