Canucks, Horvat reach 6-year, $33M extension

From ESPN - September 10, 2017

The Vancouver Canucks signed center Bo Horvat to a six-year, $33 million extension, the team announced Friday.

The 22-year-old Horvat had a career-high 20 goals and 32 assists last season. He was the third-youngest player in franchise history to lead the team in scoring.

"Bo has quickly become a foundational player on our team and we are thrilled for him to be a part of what we are building here long term," general manager Jim Benning said in a statement. "His commitment and work ethic have helped his game improve each season. He's already a leader on our team and a young player fans can be excited to watch for years to come."


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