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It’s (finally) official: Penguins and Kris Letang agree to new deal. Dupuis, too

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Kris Letang will get comfortable in Pittsburgh after signing an eight-year deal on Tuesday. [Michael Tureski/Icon SMI]

Kris Letang will get comfortable in Pittsburgh after signing an eight-year deal on Tuesday. [Michael Tureski/Icon SMI]

By Allan Muir

UPDATE: Ray Shero is a wizard. The Pascal Dupuis deal is reportedly worth $15 million, for an AAV of $3.75 million.

Time to put the trade rumors to rest. Kris Letang is staying in Pittsburgh.

The Norris finalist and the Penguins finally, offically agreed today to an eight-year, $58 million contract extension. The deal begins with the 2014-15 season and runs through 2021-22, with an average annual value of $7.25 million. That ranks him third among NHL blueliners, trailing only Shea Weber ($7.86 million) and Ryan Suter ($7.54 million).

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  • Published On Jul 02, 2013


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