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

Top NHL Public Bets

NHL Top Stories

Thumbnail Oilers vs. Sharks Game 6 Pick Will the San Jose Sharks force a Game 7 when they meet the Edmonton Oilers tonight at 10:30PM ET in Game 6?
Thumbnail Canadiens vs. Rangers Game 6 Pick Will the New York Rangers close out their series with the Montreal Canadiens when the two meet in Game 6...
Thumbnail Blues vs. Wild Game 5 Pick Will the Minnesota Wild be able to keep their season alive today at 3PM ET when they host the St. Louis Blues for Game...
Thumbnail Bruins vs. Senators Game 5 Pick Will the Ottawa Senators have enough in the tank to finish off the Boston Bruins when the two meet tonight...
Thumbnail Leafs vs. Capitals Game 5 Pick Can the Washington Capitals finally take control of their series with the Toronto Maple Leafs when the two...

NHL Team Pages