A's GM Beane Goes "All In" With Lester Trade Tigers Up The Ante By Landing David Price Red Sox Eye '15 With Trades Royals Sit Out Trade Deadline Due To Finances Cards Roll Dice, Other Contenders Stand Pat Toronto Group's Status Uncertain In Bills Sweepstakes Bulls' Rose Admits To Tension With Front Office Minneapolis' MLS Pursuit Heats Up Golisano Reportedly Could Still Bid For Bills NBA Adds Twitter Handle To Official Game Balls
Upcoming Conferences and Events
CELTICS WOULD GET CAP RELIEF UNDER PROPOSED CBA
Published September 6, 1995
The Celtics are hoping the proposed CBA is ratified because under the terms of the new agreement, the team would be able to deduct Reggie Lewis' salary from the salary cap, according to the BOSTON GLOBE. Under the old agreement, there are no provisions that cover a player's death. NBA officials note that under the new agreement, if a player dies or suffers a career-ending injury, his team will continue to pay him or his estate for the length of his contract, but after two years, the salary will not count against the cap (Jackie MacMullan, BOSTON GLOBE, 9/6).