Fans looking for an immediate transaction to shake up theroster will have to acknowledge that there is a long time left before the first puck is dropped on 2009-10.
Plus, having some flexibility under the NHL’s financial constraints could allow the Sharks to find some hidden gems if other clubs run into problems with the salary cap.
If we need to dump salary, then how do opposing teams with salary cap problems help us out? Neither team can take a net salary gain in a deal. I understand it's the PR department writing these pieces, but still.