from the Pittsburgh Penguins,
The Pittsburgh Penguins have agreed to terms with forward Evgeni Malkin on a four-year, $24.4 million contract extension, it was announced today by general manager Ron Hextall.
The deal begins in the 2022-23 season and runs through the 2025-26 campaign and carries an average annual value of $6.1 million.
"Evgeni is a generational talent who will be remembered as one of the greatest players in NHL history," said Hextall. "His hockey resume and individual accomplishments speak volumes about him as a player, and we are thrilled to watch him continue his remarkable legacy in Pittsburgh."