Posted 11 July 2013 - 03:00 PM
NJ won't be paying him until then, they'll have a cap penalty. I would assume that if he were to decide to come back though, the NHL will consider his contract with the Devils still valid so he would not be a UFA.
Good point, since he retired he will not be getting paid.
Brain fart on my part!
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