Found July 23, 2012 on The 6th Sens:
Per Darren Dreger, the Senators have inked Kaspars Daugavins to a new one year contract. If you'll recall, Daugavins was scheduled to have his arbitration case heard tomorrow. The Ottawa Sun's Bruce Garrioch (@SunGarrioch) was the first to report the terms, apparently it is a one-way deal worth $635,000. Unless you're keeping tabs on Ottawa's cap management and their race to get to the salary cap floor, the money in Daugavins' deal is irrelevant. He got was he was looking: a one-way contract and the guaranteed NHL salary that comes with it.With Daugavins' salary accounted for, using Capgeek's numbers, Ottawa's total payroll now stands at $51,208,333. Even with 13 forwards, six defencemen and two goaltenders under contract, the Senators are still $2,991,667 below the cap floor.Even with the inclusion of Mika Zibanejad ($1,744,167 cap hit as the extra forward) and a seventh defenceman -- either Mark Borowiecki ($610,000) or Patrick Wiercioch ($875,000) ...

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