The Winnipeg Jets have signed their prized UFA goaltender to a 5 year $19.5 million dollar contract. That is both huge money and huge term for an unproven goaltender. I hope beyond hope that he pans out and finds some level of consistency going forward. This contract will look terrible if he doesn't substantially improve his play very quickly.
Winnipeg Jets agree to terms with goaltender Ondrej Pavelec. Read More: jets.nhl.com/club/news.htm?…— Winnipeg Jets (@NHLJets) June 25, 2012
#NHLJets sign Ondrej Pavelec to a 5 year, 19.5 million dollar contract.— Rick Ralph (@RickRalphTSN) June 25, 2012
I didn't expect to see the Jets throw money around like this, but here it is.
There it is guys, have at it.
UPDATE: Here is the year by year breakdown as per Gary Lawless