Gilbert Brule (Left) and Ladislav Smid (Right)
UPDATE: * Cap Geek reports the deal as $1.35M per season for Ladislav Smid.
An update was mentioned in another article, however I think most people missed it….
According to Jason Gregor on Oilers Nation, Gilbert Brule has signed for 800K, 1-year, 2-way and Ladislav Smid has signed for 1.3M/year cap hit *, 2-years, 1-way. Continue reading 'Smid and Brule re-sign with Oilers'»
Somewhere this album holds the secret to our money woes
* UPDATE: The Offiical Oilers site reports that Smid has re-signed for 2 years, Stone and Brule for 1-year on a 2-way contract (amounts not disclosed yet).
** UPDATE 2: It was mentioned in a post on Oilers Nation that Brule will receive $800K. Still no word on Smid’s amount just yet. But I’m guessing ~$1.5M.
So today Jim Matheson published an article about the Oilers being tight to the cap with little wiggle room. That spurred what will become the rant to follow. Continue reading 'Budget Schmudget'»