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Old 07-16-2008, 11:54 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by SnoochieBoochie View Post
No I dont think so, because we still had the rights to him through the draft pick years ago his contract will be still a rookie scale contract which will not count against the MLE or the luxury tax. I'll see if I can find proof cause Im only like 90% sure.
He was 2nd round though.

So does that not mean that he wouldn't necessarily be on a rookie deal?

I could be wrong. But I thought when you stash a 2nd rounder overseas that you had to actually negotiate a contract with him.
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