Contract Status Tracker
May 1 2004 – Juneau (UFA-III) retired
May 14 2004 – Dackell (UFA-III) to Brynas (Swedish Elite League)
June 12 2004 – Gratton (UFA-VI) to Lugano (Swiss Elite League)
June 30 2004 – Dagenais – contract option exercised by Canadiens
July 3 2004 – Langdon (UFA-III) signs with New Jersey
July 13 2004 – Sundstrom (UFA), re-signs with the Habs.
July 14 2004 – Ribeiro, Hossa, Begin (RFA’s), re-sign with the Canadiens.
July 23 2004 – Hainsey (RFA), re-signs.
July 29 2004 – Bonk (RFA), re-signs.
August 3 2004 – Huet (RFA), re-signs.
August 4 2004 – Zednik (RFA), re-signs.
September 9 2004 – Traverse (UFA), signs with Dallas.
September 12 2004 – Souray (RFA), re-signs.
September 14 2004 – Beauchemin claimed off waivers by Columbus.
|Andreas Dackell||1,400,000||Brynas (SEL)|
List of players includes all NHL’ers, and a few AHL’ers. Other AHL/Prospect players left off the list will be added as contract information is found.
* – Team option on the contract
— = Rookies listed without salary figures are likely earning the maximum rookie salary for their draft year and round (a bit over 1 million per year).
Patrice Brisebois: *** The Canadiens have the option to buyout the final year of Brisebois’ contract for 1 million dollars.
Craig Rivet: becomes a UFA in the summer of 2007.
Radek Bonk: Becomes a UFA in the summer of 2007
Richard Zednik: Becomes a RFA in the summer of 2007.
Sheldon Souray: Becomes a UFA in the summer of 2007.