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Habs Sign Markov

Update: 11:35pm ET: via Sportsnet.ca—3 years, $5.8 million per year.

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MONTREAL (June 23, 2011) – Montreal Canadiens general manager Pierre Gauthier announced tonight the signing of defenseman Andrei Markov to a three-year contract (2011-12 to 2013-14). As per club policy, financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

“We are very pleased that Andrei has made the decision to pursue his career with the Montreal Canadiens. A player drafted and developed by our organization, Andrei brings a high level of talent and leadership to our team.  We look forward to having him back in our lineup for the start of the upcoming season,” said Canadiens general manager Pierre Gauthier.

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