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1999 NBA Lockout Curb Salaries Raise Veteran’s Minimum Retain Bird Rights
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Solutions Retained Bird Rights 6 or less years = max salary of $9 million 7 or more years = max salary of $14 million Raised Minimum Salary by $15,000 to $287,500
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Current Lockout Overspending BRI at 57%: Way too high Revenue Sharing
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Solutions Lower maximum salary back to $14 million
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Unformatted text preview: • Raise veteran’s minimum salary • 50-50 split of BRI • Escrow Fund Ratings and Popularity • 2011 NBA Playoffs received an average of 5.5 million viewers • Second consecutive Finals to receive a Can’t Afford To Miss A Season • Most Players cannot financially withstand this • After the 99 Lockout the ratings for the following 3 seasons...
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This note was uploaded on 01/30/2012 for the course HIS 210 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '11 term at Syracuse.

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