"With an annual salary of just over sek 50 million is Ryan Callahan, 33, is the second best paid sports in the Tampa Bay area."
"Now he is considered too poor, the petas and may follow the matches from the stands."
"It's tough mentally," says Callahan to The Athletic."
"After Steven Stamkos are Ryan Callahan, the best-paid Tampa Bay forward. Callahan, the former captain of the New York Rangers, has an annual salary of about eur 50 million."
"Despite this, the veteran now have been told that he is too poor to get playing time."
"When the 33-year-old returned after the All-Star break, told the Tampa bay coaches that he has been downgraded to the 13th forward, and no longer have a regular place in the team."
"– To be informed that you are the number 13 and will not be in the rotation, it's tough. No doubt that it is tough mentally, " he says to The Athletic."
"Callahan contract with the Tampa stretches over next season. Agent Stephen Bartlett believes that a trejd can be up to date."
"– You don't need to be a rocket scientist to figure out that next year is a question mark now, " he says and continues:"
"– But if you ask me if the next few months, if I'm forced to guess, I say, that he is still here."
"Callahan has been noted for 13 points in 41 games this season. "