December 1, 2018 | 5:00pm ET
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NYLANDER AGREES TO 6-YEAR CONTRACT

 
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William Nylander, winger

 

The Toronto Maple Leafs have agreed to terms with restricted free agent forward William Nylander on a six-year, $41.4 million contract.

Nylander, 22, carries a $10.2 million hit against the salary cap this season, and a $6.9 million salary cap hit in year 2-6.

In 82 regular season games for the Maple Leafs in 2017-18 and registered 20 goals and 41 assists for 61 points.

In 185 career NHL regular season games, he has recorded 48 goals and 87 assists for 135 points.

Nylander was originally drafted by the Maple Leafs in the first round (8th overall) of the 2014 NHL Draft.