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Niklas Backstrom #32 Of The Minnesota Wild Takes Getty Images

TORONTO, CANADA - JANUARY 19: Niklas Backstrom #32 of the Minnesota Wild takes a shot off the mask in a game against the Toronto Maple Leafs on January 19, 2012 at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Claus Andersen/Getty Images)

The highest paid NHL goalies

Kari Lehtonen signed a five-year $29.5 million contract extension with the Dallas Stars Friday, but where does his $5.9 million annual salary rank amongst the top-paid goalies in the NHL?