After acquiring forward Jonathan Huberdeau from the Florida Panthers, the Calgary Flames have signed the 29-year-old to a monster eight-year, $84-million contract extension. It’s the largest contract in franchise history. Huberdeau set a career-high with 115 points last season, including an NHL record (for left wings) 85 assists. (Matchsticks and Gasoline)
The New Jersey Devils just barely avoided an arbitration hearing with forward Jesper Bratt by signing him to a one-year deal worth $5.45 million. New Jersey also avoided arbitration with forward Miles Wood by coming to terms on a one-year contract worth $3.2 million. (All About The Jersey).