From @TSNBobMcKenzie: Panthers closing in on 6-year deal with Jonathan Huberdeau with AAV just under $6M #TSNHockey pic.twitter.com/62M9Laszw4— SportsCentre (@SportsCentre) September 6, 2016
Jonathan Huberdeau has agreed to a $35.4M, six-year extension with #FlaPanthers. That's a $5.9M AAV.— Chris Johnston (@reporterchris) September 6, 2016
The Panthers have not made the deal official yet.Jonathan Huberdeau's #FlaPanthers extension includes a NMC starting in 2019-20. It becomes an eight-team NTC for the final year.— Chris Johnston (@reporterchris) September 6, 2016
The former Sea Dogs captain had 20 goals and 39 assists in 76 games with the Panthers last season. He has 58 goals and 114 assists in 272 career NHL games.
Huberdeau is the Sea Dogs' all-time leading scorer, playing with the club for three-and-a-half seasons.