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Canadiens sign Galchenyuk to 3-year deal, avoid arbitration

MONTREAL (AP) Alex Galchenyuk and the Montreal Canadiens avoided arbitration by agreeing to a three-year, $14.7 million contract Wednesday.

The 23-year-old Galchenyuk was a restricted free agent.

Drafted third overall by Montreal in 2012, the American center had 17 goals and 27 assists in 61 games last season and added three assists in six playoff games. He has 89 goals and 115 assists in 336 career NHL games.

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Leaders
Points: M. Pacioretty67
Plus/Minus: P. Byron21
Shots on Goal: M. Pacioretty268
PIM: A. Shaw110
Win: C. Price37
Shutouts: C. Price3
Offense (Rank)
Goals: 223 (15)
Shots: 2459 (18)
PP%: 19.7% (13)
Penalty Minutes: 759 (15)
Assists: 378 (16)
SH Goals: 5 (19)
Standings
Atlantic Division
  W L OTL Pts
xy-Montreal 47 26 9 103
x-Ottawa 44 28 10 98
x-Boston 44 31 7 95
x-Toronto 40 27 15 95
Tampa Bay 42 30 10 94
Florida 35 36 11 81
Detroit 33 36 13 79
Buffalo 33 37 12 78
Full Standings
 
Defense (Rank)
Goals Against: 198 (27)
Shots Against: 2429 (21)
PK%: 81.1% (14)
Penalty Minutes: 650 (28)
Shutouts: 5 (12)
Sv%: 0.918 (4)
Injuries
Date Player Status
No Recent Injuries
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
7/20 Y. Veilleux Re-Signed One-year contract
7/7 N. Nesterov Signed with European team CSKA Moscow (KHL-Russia)
7/6 C. Lindgren Contract extended One-year contract extension
7/5 A. Galchenyuk Re-Signed Three-year contract
7/3 A. Hemsky Signed as Free Agent One-year contract
7/2 C. Price Contract extended Eight-year contract extension
7/1 K. Lowe Became Unrestricted Free Agent Not tendered a qualifying offer
7/1 M. Nygren Became Unrestricted Free Agent
7/1 A. Radulov Became Unrestricted Free Agent
7/1 S. Ott Became Unrestricted Free Agent
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