Montreal Canadiens sign contract extension with forward Nick Suzuki

Montreal Canadiens sign contract extension with forward Nick Suzuki

Montreal Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin announced Tuesday that the team has agreed to terms on an eight-year, $63 million contract extension (2022-23 to 2029-30) with forward Nick Suzuki. The deal will pay him an average annual salary of $7.875 million. Suzuki, 22, posted 15 goals and 26 assists in 56 games last season while serving…