NHL: Red Wings extend Filip Zadina, Flyers and Lightning ink free agents
On Friday, the NHL saw several signings as teams continue to get their houses in order for the upcoming 2022-23 season.
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Red Wings extend Filip Zadina
Restricted free-agent forward Filip Zadina signed a three-year contract with the Detroit Red Wings on Friday.
The deal has an average annual value of $1.825 million for Zadina, who is coming off his three-year, entry-level contract with the Red Wings.
Zadina 22, recorded a career-best 24 points (10 goals, 14 assists) and a minus-24 rating in 74 games last season.
He has 61 points (25 goals, 36 assists) in 160 career games since being selected by Detroit with the sixth overall pick of the 2018 NHL Draft.
Lightning sign Philippe Myers
The Tampa Bay Lightning signed Philippe Myers to a one-year deal with an AAV of $1.4 million.
Myers, 25, registered 4 points in 27 games for the Nashville Predators in 2021-22. The defenseman was acquired this summer that saw Ryan McDonagh dealt for cap reasons.
He spent three seasons with the Philadelphia Flyers, who signed him as an undrafted free agent in 2015.
Flyers sign two
The Philadelphia Flyers re-signed Wade Allison and defenseman Linus Hogberg on Friday.
Both players were restricted free agents.
Allison’s contract is for two years (two-way deal in the first year only) with an average annual value of $785,000.
Hogberg signed a one-year, two-way contract for $750,000.
Allison, 24, was a second-round pick in 2016. He has seven points (four goals, three assists) in 15 games over the past two seasons.
Hogberg, 23, was a fifth-round selection in 2016. He tallied two assists in five games in his first season with the Flyers in 2021-22.
–Field Level Media