September 12, 2019 | 8:20pm ET
PROVOROV INKS 6-YEAR CONTRACT
Ivan Provorov, defenceman
The Philadelphia Flyers and defenceman Ivan Provorov have agreed to terms on a six-year contract worth an average of $6.75 million per season.
The contract is expected to be made official on Friday.
Provorov, 22, registered seven goals and 19 assists for 26 points in 82 games with the Flyers last season.
In 246 career NHL regular-season games in his first three-seasons in the NHL, Provorov has accumulated 30 goals and 67 assists for 97 points, and 86 penalty minutes.
He was originally drafted seventh-overall by the Flyers in the 2015 NHL Draft.