Category Archives: Salary Cap

Restructuring Contracts and Extensions

Now that you have the basis for understanding the difference of cap implications between salaries and signing bonuses, let’s talk about how teams can manipulate these to help create cap space. Restructuring is actually very simple. It’s basically when a … Continue reading

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Understanding Contracts & Cap Implications

It’s the time of year when teams are releasing players whose contracts have become cumbersome and restrictive. Words like “dead money” and “proration” are thrown around in excess yet few seem to really understand what they mean. This will be … Continue reading

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