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05-10-2010, 02:28 PM
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Jussi
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Originally Posted by teddygmr View Post
I have been reading great things about Aaltonen lately.
I understand that St. louis no longer has his NHL rights but he has a contract to stay with Pelicans.
IF an NHL team wanted him, can he get out of that contract to sign as a UFA? Does Finland have a Transfer agreement with the NHL?
Yes, he is a free agent. Yes, Finland has a transfer agreement which automatically places an out-clause in all contracts. No official word on whether Aaltonen has somehow waved that clause.

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