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Update on the Blues Roster Salaries

Posted on: December 25, 2009 5:57 pm
Edited on: December 25, 2009 6:06 pm

Blues Roster and Player Contracts

RFA (Restricted Free Agents) by 2010-2011

David Perron              787.5 k/annually w/ incentives
Erik Johnson              765.0 k/annually w/ incentives

                    Total  1,552,500

UFA (Unrestricted Free Agents) by 2010-2011

Paul Kariya             6 million/ annually
Keith Tkachuk        2.15 mil/ annually
Alexander Steen       1.7 mil/ annually
Brad Winchester          800k/ annually
Cam Janssen               550k/ annually
D.J. King                    550k/ annually
Derek Armstrong      687.5k/ annually
Carlo Colaiacovo      1.4 mil/ annually
Darryl Sydor               1 mil/ annually
Mike Weaver              800k/ annually
Chris Mason               3 mil/ annually

                        Total  18,637,500

Current Cap Total   48,070,000

Current Cap Avail     1,930,000

Staals Remaining    3,600,000
cap limit

This should help you all understand the odds of the trade rumor including Carolina's Eric Staal

If anyone has any suggestions on which route the Blues should take before the trade deadline or during the offseason, throw in your ideas. 

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