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Pastrnak agrees to 6-year, $40 million contract with Bruins

Pastrnak agrees to 6-year, $40 million contract with Bruins

David Pastrnak has reportedly agreed to a 6-year deal with the Boston Bruins, according to TSN reporter Darren Dreger.

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He set National Hockey League career highs in points (70), goals (34) and assists (36) in 75 games last season after he had 53 points (25 goals, 28 assists) in 97 games his first two National Hockey League seasons. He trailed only Brad Marchand, who owns a $6.125 million cap hit, for the team-lead in points. The other was No. 1 overall pick Aaron Ekblad.

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Yet the Bruins and Pastrnak remained far apart on a potential deal all summer long, after Edmonton signed 21-year-old center Leon Draisaitl to an eight-year deal worth $8 million per year. However, it looks like this six-year, $40 million deal was the one that finally brought the young forward back into the fold for Boston. He ranked tied for 10th in goals and tied for 18th in points in the National Hockey League last season.

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Pastrnak's deal actually pays him a higher AAV than Marchand, slotting in third on the Bruins behind David Krejci and Patrice Bergeron.


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