The #redwings retain 15% of Jakub Kindl's cap hit/salary in deal with Florida.
— Chris Johnston (@reporterchris) February 27, 2016
#RedWings deal Kindl to Florida. Get back 6th round pick in 2017 and retain 15 percent of salary.
— Ansar Khan (@AnsarKhanMLive) February 27, 2016
Kindl, 29, split the season between the Red Wings and the team’s AHL affiliate with the Grand Rapids Griffins.
He has appeared in 273 career games with Detroit and has played in 19 post-season games.
The Red Wings originally selected the defenceman 19th overall in the 2005 NHL Draft.