Really does make you appreciate what we have with the sponsorship package, but also in cases like Parisi - the money he would have been paid would be offset loosely against the cost of the Masters.
(made up figures below, i have no clue/interest of actual wages/budget)
Player X earns £800p/w...
The biggest hit with Parisi is £9000+ worth of a masters course. (club doesn't pay that i guess... sponsorship etc...)
His wage wouldn't have been as much as you'd expect (several imports will likely be higher) but he gets the free Masters to go with his wage as an added value.
It's whether we...
He's been placed on waivers by CGY, that means if another team picks him up he'll head to a different NHL outfit and is guaranteed a spot on the roster (i believe it's 10 games or 30 days *whichever is first* that he must remain on the NHL roster if he is picked up), if he isn't picked up he's...
the same team he played for 10 years ago.
Interesting signing, i thought he had retired to pursue photography full-time, but obviously no!
Best of luck to him with his new team!
Paul Crowder - the breakdown
2nd assists 6
Number of games without a point - 3
Even Strength -1
Empty Net - 1
Even Strength - 4
Powerplay - 1
Even Strength - 2
Power Play - 4
Also to note is he's playing on their top line with...
This was all over twitter last night, it seems people already knew about it.
Jackson Whistle was also rumoured but unlikely.
Jonas Westerling has just announced he's leaving his Hungarian league club, they really would be scraping the barrel to bring him back though.
This is no shock in my...
You know me James, i'd love us to sign a massive guy as much as the next person, but can't see it!
It would be interesting to see how the lines would fit together, as Hotham - Richie and Batch - Richie are 2 very very different looking partnerships so i guess the club could go either way with...
This is a really interesting one,
Mods - can we get a split thread on this about "Height advantage in hockey?" or something??
For me, height is almost irrelevant in the modern game.
Joey Martin put up 100 points last year in a Devils shirt, he imposed himself on any game more than any other...