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Leonsis: No 'stupid pills' in NHL

Updated: May 22, 2010, 3:06 AM ET
Associated Press

WASHINGTON -- The NHL is in better financial shape than the NBA because of a salary cap "that protects owners from taking stupid pills," says the owner who is about to have control of teams in both leagues.

Washington Capitals owner Ted Leonsis told the National Press Club on Friday that he's getting a firsthand look at the NHL-NBA differences as he prepares to take over as majority owner of the Washington Wizards.

"I'm surprised because now I see all of the NBA financials," Leonsis ...

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