May 23, 2019 | 11:55am ET
NELSON, ISLANDERS SIGN 6-YEAR EXTENSION
Brock Nelson, centre
The New York Islanders and centre Brock Nelson have agreed to a six-year, $36 million contract, as first reported by TFP Editor-in-Chief David Pagnotta.
Nelson, 27, is in the final-year of his current contract, which pays him an AAV of $2.825 million per year.
The native of Warroad, Minnesota, registered 25 goals and 28 assists for 53 points in 82 games with the Islanders this season.
In 480 career NHL regular-season games, Nelson has accumulated 124 goals and 117 assists for 241 points.