The Calgary Flames have signed defenceman Rasmus Andersson to a six-year, contract extension with an average annual value of $4.55 million, the team announced on Wednesday.
Andersson, a second-round pick by the Flames in the 2015 NHL draft, is plus-four with 31 points in 135 NHL games (including 12 points in 45 games this season). He is earning $755,833 in 2019-20 and was set to become a restricted free agent this off-season.
Calgary has four impending free agents remaining on the blue line, including potential unrestricted free agents T.J. Brodie and Travis Hamonic.
January 8, 2020