Montreal Canadiens: The Canadiens have prolonged ahead Nick Suzuki for eight years and $63 million, a $7.875 million wage cap hit.
Eric Engels: Suzuki stated that Canadiens approached him a couple of month in the past and added: “We needed to get it performed earlier than the season began… We reduce it fairly shut.”
Puck Pedia: Contract breakdown for Suzuki.
2022-23: $6 million wage and a $4
2023-24: $10 million wage
2024-25: $10 million wage
2025-26: $8.75 million wage
2026-27: $6.25 million wage
2027-28: $6 million wage
2028-29: $3 million wage and a $3 million signing bonus
2029-30: $3 million wage and a $3 million signing bonus
Dan Rosen: “Huge contract for Nick Suzuki, an up and coming expertise little doubt. This deal may wind up as a discount for the Habs on the again half of it.”
Thomas Drance: Two ideas on the Suzuki extension.
“A) For this reason you go lengthy. Deal can be an absolute steal on the back-end.
B) By no means waste an unsustainably fortunate season or playoff run to lock up a younger participant whereas they assume the great occasions are right here to remain.”
Right here’s his microstat card. Stable throughout, significantly sturdy as a puck thief. I feel creating offence from extra harmful areas would be the subsequent space for his sport to progress. pic.twitter.com/HFYaWLghjp
— JFresh (@JFreshHockey) October 12, 2021