The Montreal Canadiens have signed Nick Suzuki to an eight-year, $63 million contract extension with an average annual value of $7.875 million.
Suzuki, who is entering the final season of his entry-level contract, was previously scheduled to be a restricted free agent next summer.
Suzuki, 22, a 13th overall Vegas Golden Knights draft pick in 2017, Suzuki was Montreal’s key acquisition in a trade that sent Max Pacioretty to Vegas.
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Nick Suzuki career stats
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|2016-17||Owen Sound Attack||OHL||65||45||51||96||10||51|
|2017-18||Owen Sound Attack||OHL||64||42||58||100||18||30|
|2018-19||Owen Sound Attack||OHL||30||22||23||45||4||12|