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Re: Constitution/Final Rules 2010 Season

Postby Fade2White12 » Tue Feb 16, 2010 3:18 pm

fezzik wrote:
Fade2White12 wrote:I'm not saying to abolish the 4 year rule or to allow you to keep a bunch of guys. I just think the league would benefit by not having a complete flood of players hitting the league at one time. If you knew that you could possibly protect 1-2 guys for longer than 4 years, would you have altered your draft strategy? I wouldn't have.


No, I wouldn't have. That definitely sounds like something to consider, but you said "handful"...so you can't blame me for thinking 4-6. Maybe I just have bigger hands than you. :-b


I guess you're right, since I did say handful. But I guess I can blame you for not reading the second half of that statement where I gave an actual number - 1+. When I say 1+, you think half a dozen? ;-7



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Re: Constitution/Final Rules 2010 Season

Postby fezzik » Tue Feb 16, 2010 3:40 pm

Fade2White12 wrote:
fezzik wrote:
Fade2White12 wrote:I'm not saying to abolish the 4 year rule or to allow you to keep a bunch of guys. I just think the league would benefit by not having a complete flood of players hitting the league at one time. If you knew that you could possibly protect 1-2 guys for longer than 4 years, would you have altered your draft strategy? I wouldn't have.


No, I wouldn't have. That definitely sounds like something to consider, but you said "handful"...so you can't blame me for thinking 4-6. Maybe I just have bigger hands than you. :-b


I guess you're right, since I did say handful. But I guess I can blame you for not reading the second half of that statement where I gave an actual number - 1+. When I say 1+, you think half a dozen? ;-7



And I have hands like tennis rackets.


Oh, I read the rest but that only made it a more confusing. You say handful followed by 1+, which could be any number equal to or greater than 1. 1+ isn't an actual number by the way. Handful is more specific than 1+. :-D

I'm sorry about your hands...it must be hard to pick things up, but quite easy to beat the crap out of people...and to play tennis of course. ;-D
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Re: Constitution/Final Rules 2010 Season

Postby Fade2White12 » Tue Feb 16, 2010 4:01 pm

fezzik wrote:Oh, I read the rest but that only made it a more confusing. You say handful followed by 1+, which could be any number equal to or greater than 1. 1+ isn't an actual number by the way. Handful is more specific than 1+. :-D

I'm sorry about your hands...it must be hard to pick things up, but quite easy to beat the crap out of people...and to play tennis of course. ;-D


Don't make me take back that comment I made about me finding you fascinating.
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Re: Constitution/Final Rules 2010 Season

Postby Grounded Polo » Tue Feb 16, 2010 4:04 pm

I think some way to extend the keeper time to strictly guys you either called up from the minors or picked up from FA would be an interesting twist.
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Re: Constitution/Final Rules 2010 Season

Postby fezzik » Tue Feb 16, 2010 4:09 pm

Fade2White12 wrote:
fezzik wrote:Oh, I read the rest but that only made it a more confusing. You say handful followed by 1+, which could be any number equal to or greater than 1. 1+ isn't an actual number by the way. Handful is more specific than 1+. :-D

I'm sorry about your hands...it must be hard to pick things up, but quite easy to beat the crap out of people...and to play tennis of course. ;-D


Don't make me take back that comment I made about me finding you fascinating.


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Re: Constitution/Final Rules 2010 Season

Postby AussieDodger » Tue Feb 16, 2010 9:25 pm

RocketsDWM wrote:
Fade2White12 wrote:Honestly, what I'd like to see is some way to protect a handful of our players, like being able to "franchise" 1+ once their 4 years are up.


I wouldn't be opposed to a "franchise tag" for two players. Anymore than that I think would be too much. These franchise players would have to be at the end their four years though and then once the franchise tag is lifted (and the player is at the end of the four years) they would be re-entered into the draft.


I think this is making it more complicated then it needs to be.
I don't mind if there is a flood of talent after a few years.
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