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Report: NHLPA votes for escalator

Updated: June 28, 2012, 9:31 AM ET
ESPN.com news services

The NHL Players' Association has voted to trigger the 5 percent escalator, meaning a higher salary cap for next season and the potential for bigger escrow payments, The Hockey News reported Wednesday night.

The vote means the salary cap for the 2012-13 season would be between $70.2 million and $70.3 million, according to The Hockey News.

That, however, could change with the league and NHLPA set to begin negotiations on a new collective bargaining agreement Friday in New York.

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