Salary Cap

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NHL Salary Cap Bumped Up To $69 Million For 2014-15 Season

The NHL and the NHL Players’ Association say the salary cap for the 2014-15 season is going up to $69 million after a year of record revenues.


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Amityville Considers Capping Police Salaries At $150,000

Amityville trustees said capping police salaries at $150,000 would save the village approximately $800,000 over four years.


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Report: Jets, Ferguson Restructure Deal For $7.5M In Cap Relief

The Jets reportedly gained some much-needed wiggle room Thursday.


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NJ District Plans To Sue Superintendent For Over Alleged Salary Overpayments

“Asserting a legal claim in furtherance of your order is the only viable corrective action available,” interim district Business Administrator Mark Resnick said.


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Schmeelk: How To Fix Major League Baseball

With the All-Star break about to end, let’s take a good, hard look at the structure and some of the rules of Major League Baseball. Why? Well, let’s be honest, there are some flaws in America’s pastime.


N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Report: Cuomo Aims To Cap School Bosses’ Pay

Gov. Cuomo’s proposal, should it be passed by the Legislature, could force lower salaries for 319 superintendents, nearly half of the top district administrators in the state.


Gov. Chris Christie holds a town hall meeting - Ewing, NJ - Oct 12, 2010 - Photo: Tim Larsen / Governor's Office

Gov. Christie Signs Arbitration Law

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie signed a bill on Tuesday that aims to help New Jersey towns control costs and ease property tax increases.


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Salary Caps Possible For NJ Police, Firefighters

A battle is brewing at the New Jersey Statehouse over whether to cap salary increases for public employees who can’t strike.


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Salary Cap Headaches For Talented, Expensive Teams

With a team salary cap number of $59.4 million for this season, only so many players can stick around.


Ilya Kovalchuk

NHL Drops Hammer On Devils Over Kovalchuk Contract

The NHL has harshly penalized the New Jersey Devils for signing Ilya Kovalchuk to 17-year, $102 million contract that circumvented the league’s salary cap.



Rookie Cap Could Bring Balance To NFL Salaries

Hard blame Revis when rookie Joe Haden signed on Saturday to play cornerback for the Cleveland Browns. His price tag? About $50 million over five years.