With the NWHL releasing salary info earlier today, I was curious about how much players will likely make off of the 15% of jersey sales going to players. I did a little back-of-envelop math, and here's the breakdown. At $119.00 per jersey, 15% works out to about 17.85 per sale.
Here's a quick breakdown on how, Pride defender Marissa Gedman can supplement the $10,000 she's making playing hockey this season:
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Nobody's playing in the NWHL this year to get rich, so I'll go ahead and say this is pretty neat. It certainly rewards players for advertising jersey sales for the league. I know I'm getting one. Gotta have something to wear to the season opener on November 22nd, after all!