The restricted free agent was a cornerstone during the team’s recent playoff run, tallying five goals and nine assists in 17 games before bowing out to the New York Rangers in the Eastern Conference final.
In 82 games last season, the 25-year-old recorded 10 goals and 43 assists.
Subban was also a restricted free agent after the 2011–12 season. He ended up sitting out for the first four games games of the 2012-13 season while the two sides negotiated a contract.
In January 2013, he signed a two-year deal with Montreal worth $5.75 million. Following the 2012-13 season Subban was awarded the Norris Trophy.
In June, Andy Strickland of Fox Sports Midwest reported that Subban is seeking a deal north of the seven-year, $45.5-million deal Alex Pietrangelo signed in September 2013.
Shouldn't come as a huge shock but P.K. Subban is looking for a contract north of the 7 yr, $45.5 million Alex Pietrangelo signed #Habs