By announcing his retirement on Thursday, only three years into a 15-year, $100 million contract, Ilya Kovalchuk is giving up the remaining $77 million in the deal. Here are the remaining yearly salary amounts for the contract:
2013-14 $11,300,000
2014-15 $11,300,000
2015-16 $11,600,000
2016-17 $11,800,000
2017-18 $10,000,000
2018-19 $7,000,000
2019-20 $4,000,000
2020-21 $1,000,000
2021-22 $1,000,000
2022-23 $1,000,000
2023-24 $3,000,000
2024-25 $4,000,000
Total $77,000,000

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