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NBA Salary Cap For '17-18 $2M Short Of Projections After Fewer Playoff Games

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 06 / 22 / 17

The NBA yesterday notified teams in a memo that the projected salary cap for '17-18 will come in at $99M, about $2M "less than estimates in April," and the league luxury tax "has been lowered" from $121M to a projection of $119M, according to Brian Windhorst of ESPN.com. The drop was "caused by the ...

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