10:44 PM EDT, Thu July 02, 2015

Confirmation on the Wild's Niklas Backstrom: No cap relief for bought-out 35-year-old-signed NHLers

There has been a lot of confusion as to whether the Wild would receive a cap benefit even if it finds a way to buy out goalie Niklas Backstrom. The answer is no.

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  • Niklas Backstrom

    Confirmation on the Wild's Niklas Backstrom: No cap relief for bought-out 35-year-old-signed NHLers