February 23, 2018 | 11:42am ET
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BAILEY SIGNS 6-YEAR EXTENSION

 
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Josh Bailey, forward

 

The New York Islanders have signed forward Josh Bailey to a six-year, $30 million contract extension.

Bailey, 28, has collected 15 goals and 47 assists for 62 points in 58 games with the Islanders so far this season.

In 697 career NHL regular-season games, to date, Bailey has accumulated 121 goals and 247 assists for 368 points, along with 194 penalty minutes.

The native of Bowmanville, Ontario, was drafted ninth-overall by the Islanders in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft.