Someone pass this idea on to Canucks management , how about a side deal with Loui Eriksson. If you agree to terminate your contract at the end of this season mutually and retire, we hire you for 2 years as an advisor to management for the remaining dollar figure to help you learn the ropes of office work. Everyone wins and you can start a new career and no money is lost. Key Points - He gets one last kick at the can this year. - He gets his foot in the door for an after hockey career. - He doesn’t leave any money on the table. I know it’s obviously against the CBA most likely but they can pull it off.