For example, you might hear people say Luongo's contract is circumventing the cap. However, I think his contract ends with a $3.5, 1.5M,1M,1M for the last 4 years. Now, compare that to Kovy's last 6 years of 750K, 550,550,550,550,550.
See a difference?
Dean Lombardi said tonight that the Kings would remain interested in signing Kovalchuk should the opportunity present itself, but it’s likely that the union will get involved and seek to uphold the deal.