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Key details in tentative NHL labor agreement

Updated: January 6, 2013, 3:37 PM ET
Associated Press

A look at some of the key details from the tentative collective bargaining agreement announced by the NHL and the players' association on Sunday morning:

- Players will receive $300 million in transition payments over three years to account for existing contracts, pushing their revenue share over 50 percent at the start of the deal.

- Players gained a defined benefit pension plan for the first time.

- The salary cap for this season will be $70.2 million before prorating to adjust ...

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