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A Six-Year Deal For Johnny Gaudreau In Calgary

 

added 6:14pm,

 

added 6:31pm, Calgary press release is below...

Calgary, AB – The Calgary Flames announced today that they have signed forward Johnny Gaudreau to a six-year contract extension. The 23-year-old has played two full seasons with Calgary, including a 2015-16 campaign where he finished tied for sixth in the NHL in points (78), while setting career highs in points, goals (30) and assists (48). The Salem, New Jersey native competed for Team North America in the recent World Cup of Hockey where he had four points (2G, 2A) in three games.

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Paul's avatar

The AAV Frank Seravalli mentioned was confirmed with a Bob McKenzie tweet.

Posted by Paul from Motown Area on 10/10/16 at 05:13 PM ET

Red Winger's avatar

If he’s going to be as good as they say, 6.75 will be a steal by 2021

Posted by Red Winger from Sault Ste Marie, MI on 10/10/16 at 07:34 PM ET

WingedRider's avatar

I guess the Flames blinked 1st. Can’t be many 23 year olds with an AAV on 6 yr of $6.75M.

Posted by WingedRider from Saskatoon, SK on 10/10/16 at 09:16 PM ET

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