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Thursday, July 14, 2005

nhl- Will parity Rule

from CP via Canada.com, The Detroit Red Wings and Pittsburgh Penguins were separated by more than $60 million US in payroll in 2003-04, a gap the NHL will never again face thanks to the league's new economic landscape.
But will that evening of the financial field translate into more parity in the NHL? "I believe it absolutely will," New Jersey Devils CEO and GM Lou Lamoriello said Thursday. "From Day 1, it will give an opportunity (to everyone). All you have to do is parallel to another sport and what transpires year to year in football."...more...