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.