Found June 25, 2012 on Kukla's Korner:
PLAYERS: Ondrej Pavelec
TEAMS: Winnipeg Jets
via Bob McKenzie tweet, Ondrej Pavelec’s new deal in WPG is 5 yrs, with annual cap hit of $3.9M.
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