In today’s News & Notes, the Carolina Hurricanes have signed Teuvo Teravainen to a contract extension, Ryan Spooner and Ty Rattie have been placed on waivers, Andreas Johnsson is out with a concussion and the NHL has announced their three stars of the week.
The Hurricanes have signed Teravainen wholesale carolina hurricanes jerseys
to a five-year contract extension worth $27 million that comes with a cap hit of $5.4 million. The deal will start in 2019-20 and will extend through the 2023-24 season.
“Teuvo has improved every year of his NHL career and has established himself as a cornerstone forward for the Hurricanes now and into the future,” wholesale carolina hurricanes jerseys
said general manager Don Waddell. “He has shown that he is capable of adapting and expanding his role with our team, becoming a key penalty killer for Rod this season. He’s still just 24 years old and we believe he will only continue to grow as a player.”
Teravainen has scored 10 goals and 39 points in 48 games with the Hurricanes this season, his third with the team. He’s coming off of a career-high 23 goals and 64 points in 82 games last season.
In 326 games in the NHL, Teravainen has scored 65 goals and 189 points. He’s also scored four goals and 11 points in the postseason though he hasn’t played in a playoff game since being acquired by the Hurricanes from the Chicago Blackhawks ahead of the 2016-17 season.