Found July 03, 2013 on Kukla's Korner:
PLAYERS: Filip Kuba
TEAMS: Florida Panthers
via TSN, The Florida Panthers decided to buy out the remaining year of Filip Kuba's contract on Wednesday. The 36-year-old blue liner, who signed as an unrestricted free agent last summer, carried a cap hit of $4 million next season. It is not a compliance buyout, meaning the buyout amount will count against the Panthers' salary cap. Since the deal included a no-movement clause, Kuba does not have to clear waivers to become an unrestricted free agent.

Dan Spiegel: One Bad Contract Gone: Kuba Bought Out

As GM Dale Tallon continued to overhaul this roster last year, he signed Filip Kuba to an alarming deal worth $8 million over two years. It was obvious right away that he wasn't playing with Erik Karlsson any more, and his production showed it. While he improved gradually as the season went along, he was obviously one of the slowest players on the ice, and did not provide...
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