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Flames sign forward Jonathan Huberdeau to eight-year, M deal

Flames sign forward Jonathan Huberdeau to eight-year, $84M deal

The Calgary Flames and forward Jonathan Huberdeau have agreed to an eight-calendar year, $84M deal, the group introduced Thursday night time. 

Huberdeau’s deal with the Flames arrives with an AAV of $10.5M. 

“I am thrilled to be portion of the Calgary Flames group long-term,” Huberdeau claimed in a statement produced by the group. “I’m fired up for this new chapter and I am fully commited to this group. I will give every thing I have, on and off the ice and I can’t hold out to perform in entrance of the passionate Flames admirers.” 

The Flames acquired Huberdeau last month in a blockbuster trade with the Florida Panthers. The deal sent All-Star ahead Matthew Tkachuk to the Panthers in trade for Huberdeau, defenseman MacKenzie Weaver, ahead Cole Schwindt, and a conditional 2025 to start with-spherical draft preference. 

Huberdeau, a two-time All-Star, was owing to be an unrestricted totally free agent at the end of the 2022-23 season, entering the ultimate yr of a 6-year, $35.4M contract signed with the Panthers in 2017. 

The 29-12 months-old posted a job-significant 115 details (30 objectives, 85 helps) in 80 video games for Florida final year. Huberdeau concluded with five points (1 purpose, 4 assists) in ten Stanley Cup Playoff video games. 

Chosen No. 3 in general by the Panthers in 2011, Huberdeau has played in 671 career NHL online games from 2012-22, compiling 613 details (198 targets, 415 assists.)