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Old 06-30-2010, 08:24 PM   #57
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Default Re: Richard Jefferson opts out

Originally Posted by icemanfan
before we had no space and the MLE. We had $15m more on the books before this.

you were in the luxury tax land, now you are not. So if you want a positive, this helps your spurs cash flow, and money saved can be spent later (so maybe they would be more apt to add a long term contract with that MLE than they would ahve been or trade a different expirer for a longer contract.

in terms of opening up additional cap space to help you sign a player, no this did not do that. sorry.
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