After the Carolina Hurricanes signing Jesperi Kotkaniemi to a proposal sheet in September for $6.1 million to which the Montreal Canadiens did no longer healthy, the Canes have re-signed Kotkaniemi to a 8-year, $38.fifty six million contract extension which carries an AVV of $four.eighty two million.
Kotkaniemi, 21, and the Hurricanes and were said to be running on an extension however it couldn't be made reputable until after the trade closing date.
Kotkaniemi has 11 dreams and 12 assists in 54 video games in 2021-22.
Kotkaniemi, who spent his first three seasons with the Canadiens, has collected 33 goals and fifty two helpers in 225 career NHL video games. He was drafted 1/3 basic by the Canadiens in 2018 NHL Entry draft.