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Bieksa Agrees to Terms with Canucks: 5 Years

From TSN:

Defenceman Kevin Bieksa has agreed to terms on a new contract with the Vancouver Canucks.

The length and value of the deal are not yet known.

The 30-year-old Bieksa has spent all six of NHL seasons with the Canucks since entering the league in 2005-06.

Update 12:00pm PT: Still awaiting terms, but there is this note from Nick Kypreos: “Heard at the draft the cap hit for Bieksa in Van would be around 4.7M on a long term deal but not confirmed right now.”

Update 12:25pm PT From Farhan Lalji of TSN—

Bieksa’s deal is 5 years, 4.6 million per. With a no trade clause.

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SYF's avatar

Will Shea Weber and NSH come to similar terms?


Posted by SYF from impossible and oddly communally possessive sluts on 06/27/11 at 08:15 PM ET

shanetx's avatar

Will Shea Weber and NSH come to similar terms?

Why on earth would Weber settle for Bieska money? 

Bieska was a guy many canucks fans wanted traded at the start of the season who turned into a monster at the right time, but that’s less than a season worth compared to Weber who has pretty much been a stud for five years now.

I think he’ll get Duncan Keith money at the very least.

Posted by shanetx from Floydada, Texas on 06/28/11 at 12:01 AM ET

Luongo-is-my-hero's avatar

a little more than what i expected, this makes it hard to resign ehrhoff if bieksa gets this kinda money, then ehrhoff will be looking for 6 or more.
look at weber inking at least 6.5, but most likely around 7 unless its a life contract

Posted by Luongo-is-my-hero on 06/28/11 at 02:20 AM ET

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