September 29, 2004
Injured players still on payroll
Most team officials seem to think there won't be many disputes involving injured players, noting about 40 were paid during the 1994-95 lockout. The highest-paid players on each team are insured, and some teams carry insurance on players with multiyear contracts. The insurers would cover 80% of the injured player's salary payments.
Posted by Tom Troceen