This page will serve as a summary of my work on player valuation, salary cap management, negotiation strategy and other financial analysis.
Salary Cap Management & Player Valuation Index:
01 – The Importance of Financial Analysis: A League-wide Review of Salary Cap Efficiency
02 – Valuing Stamkos: Estimating What Steven’s Next 7 Seasons are Worth
03 –Does Stamkos Fit in the Shanaplan? A Long Term Analysis of the Leafs’ Salary Cap
04 – Negotiation Leverage and the Massive Hidden Value in ELC/RFA Deals
05 – The Financial Frontier: Defining the Characteristics of Competitive Salary Cap Management
06 – Myth-busters: Disproving the Idea that Stamkos “Left Millions on the Table” to Re-Sign in Tampa
You can also check out these two posts from my ‘WAR Explainer series, which help explain the underlying methodology behind some of my player-level and team-level valuation approaches:
Using GAR to Quantify a Player’s Value and Salary-Cap Efficiency
The Model Franchise: GAR, Roster Construction, and Maximizing Team-Level Cap Efficiency
Please feel free to reach out with questions or comments @michael_zsolt on twitter or at email@example.com.