If you think Shawn Horcoff is overpaid for what he does, get in line behind the captain himself.

His situation bothers him as much as it bothered many of you.

But he's not going to apologize for what he makes, either, even if it's almost impossible to justify $6.5 million as a third-line checker.

"I've always been a guy who whatever my role is, whatever is wanted out of me, I'm going to play it to the best of my ability," said the 33-year-old centre. "The unfortunate thing is that it just doesn't add up to what I'm being paid to do."