PRECEDENTS

Top 10 Payrolls

$46,847,000

$44,304,000

$44,198,000

$43,655,000

$43,200,000

$43,141,350

$42,925,750

$41,908,000

$41,895,000

$39,515,000

Top 10 Contracts

Nicklas Lidstrom

$12,690,000

Jaromir Jagr

$12,400,000

Marian Gaborik

$12,000,000

Vinny Lecavalier

$11,500,000

Simon Gagne

$11,250,000

Martin Brodeur

$11,000,000

Joe Thornton

$9,689,050

Paul Kariya

$9,300,000

Peter Forsberg

$8,800,000

Patrik Elias

$8,500,000

Smallest Payrolls

$14,378,583

$19,845,000

$23,954,870

$26,586,000

$27,216,000

Top 10 Forward Contracts

Jaromir Jagr

$12,400,000

Marian Gaborik

$12,000,000

Vinny Lecavalier

$11,500,000

Simon Gagne

$11,250,000

Joe Thornton

$9,689,050

Paul Kariya

$9,300,000

Peter Forsberg

$8,800,000

Patrik Elias

$8,500,000

Olli Jokinen

$8,500,000

Joe Sakic

$8,200,000

Top 10 Goaltender Contracts

Martin Brodeur

$11,000,000

Manny Fernandez

$6,815,000

Dan Cloutier

$6,500,000

Marty Turco

$6,200,000

Robert Esche

$5,640,000

Niklas Backstrom

$5,640,000

Tim Thomas

$5,400,000

Ryan Miller

$5,000,000

Jose Theodore

$5,000,000

Evgeni Nabokov

$4,650,000

Top 10 RFA Contracts

Dion Phaneuf

$3,500,000

Sidney Crosby

$3,500,000

Lee Stempniak

$3,275,000

Jeff Carter

$3,000,000

Jussi Jokinen

$3,000,000

Andrej Meszaros

$3,000,000

Shane O Brien

$3,000,000

Ian White

$2,750,000

Jaroslav Halak

$2,750,000

Nikolai Zherdev

$2,749,500

Top 10 Defenseman Contracts

Nicklas Lidstrom

$12,690,000

Sergei Gonchar

$8,000,000

Lubomir Visnovsky

$5,500,000

Roman Hamrlik

$5,358,000

Derek Morris

$5,250,000

Mathieu Schneider

$5,000,000

Sergei Zubov

$5,000,000

Zdeno Chara

$4,935,000

Darryl Sydor

$4,700,000

Janne Niinimaa

$4,500,000