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Justin Shugg signs entry-level contract

Even with the summertime news being slow, the official Carolina Hurricanes sources have been dropping the ball.  I had to learn from a TSN.ca email that the Hurricanes have signed last year’s fourth round draft selection Justin Shugg to a three-year entry-level contract.  Yesterday.  Still no word of it on the official site or from the News & Observer, save a tweet from Chip Alexander. 

According to capgeek, which says that the numbers aren’t official, the deal will pay Shugg $600k at the NHL level or $60k at the AHL level in 2011-12, and $625k NHL / $65k AHL for each of the next two seasons.  There is also a $225k signing bonus, which is spread over three years.  The cap hit will be $616,667 in all three years. 

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