Goaltender Evgeni Nabokov is getting paid, but winning a Stanley Cup is probably out of the question for him at this point. He's heading back to Russia after accepting a four-year deal worth $6 million a season with SKA St. Petersburg. Sovetsky Sport first reported the news.
Other former NHLers playing for SKA include Alexei Yashin, Darius Kasparitis and Sergei Zubov. For more, settle in at Fear The Fin, where Nabby's former fans are reminiscing about his NHL career.