Pierre LeBrun: The Florida Panthers have prolonged ahead Aleksander Barkov to an eight-year contract with a $10 million AAV. There may be over $70 million in signing bonuses.
Pierre LeBrun: Barkov’s contract has $72 million in bonuses.
2022-23: $1 million wage with an $11 million signing bonus.
2023-24: $1 million wage with an $11 million signing bonus.
2024-25: $1 million wage with an $11 million signing bonus.
2025-26: $1 million wage with a $10.6 million signing bonus.
2026-27: $1 million wage with a $9 million signing bonus.
2027-28: $1 million wage with a $7 million signing bonus.
2028-29: $1 million wage with a $6.2 million signing bonus.
2029-30: $1 million wage with a $6.2 million signing bonus.
Pierre LeBrun: A full no-movement clause kicks in instantly for the following season years. Begin in 2028, Barkov may have a modified no-trade record with 16-teams.
Right here’s Barkov’s microstat profile, which is fairly a lot better than everyone else within the league. pic.twitter.com/9V32f1DE7l
— JFresh (@JFreshHockey) October 8, 2021
A very reasonable deal for probably the greatest gamers in hockey. Barkov ought to stay an elite participant price $10 million for almost all of his contract. pic.twitter.com/bUoYa9WoMG
— dom on the athletic (@domluszczyszyn) October 8, 2021
Alexander Barkov (8x10m extension with Florida) is a wonderful driver of offence, particularly at 5v5, and an incredible finisher, with none 5v5 defensive liabilities, and a wholesome influence on penalty differential in addition. pic.twitter.com/ZoxfcFGZb6
— Micah Blake McCurdy (@IneffectiveMath) October 8, 2021