|June 28, 2013: Blackhawks' Montador Clears Waivers|
Montador successfully cleared waivers Friday, TSN's Darren Dreger reports.The Blackhawks will now be able to buy out Montador's contract after he missed all of the 2012 season with a concussion. He figures to come at a steep discount after failing to deliver much production on the four-year, $11 million deal he signed with the Blackhawks prior to last season.
|June 27, 2013: Blackhawks will buy out Steve Montador, Rostislav Olesz|
The Chicago Blackhawks announced on Thursday they will buy out forward Rostislav Olesz and defenseman Steve Montador.
|June 27, 2013: Hawks To Part Ways With Montador|
The Blackhawks plan to buy out Montador, provided he clears waivers.Montador scored five points in 14 games this past season for AHL Rockford, and it's unlikely he'll be claimed by another team. Once he hits free agency though, he figures to catch on elsewhere as a depth blueliner.
|June 25, 2013: 2013 NHL Buyouts Tracker|
In the CBA negotiations, teams were given two compliance buyouts in June 2013 and June 2014 that costs the team actual cash but have no salary cap consequences. Here are the buyouts that have happened to date that have no salary-cap consequences.