Posts tagged "Rookie Contracts"


New settings allow you to disable the salary cap and have more control over rookie contracts

Previously you could choose between a soft cap and a hard cap. Now you have an additional options: no salary cap.

Previously rookie contracts were based on whether you used a soft or hard cap. For a soft cap, there was a predefined rookie scale. For a hard cap, there was no predefined salary, drafted players got signed like any other players (except in ZenGM Hockey where there was a predefined rookie scale here too). Now you get some options to control this. You can set if you want a predefined rookie salary scale or not, and you get some control over what exactly that scale is.

That's the big picture summary. More details follow. First, about the salary cap:

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