This gives every indication of being a pure and simple salary dump. Salary dumps don't have to always be bad. If you were convinced that this guy wasn't going to play for you and you can save a half million, then fine. We don't know if he was given a specific summer program and blew it off or that there was some other reason to banish his ass to Toronto.
I still think that he should have been given a chance in the new system.
"It's remarkable that somehow they think it's an overreach. But it's not an overreach when an employer asks a $25,000-a-year employee to work 20 hours of overtime for free?"
Lawrence Mishel, president of the Economic Policy Institute, criticizing the states and businesses that filed a lawsuit to block new federal rules that will make millions more workers eligible for overtime pay starting in December.