Flyers agree to six-year contract with RFA Ivan Provorov

Philadelphia Flyers defenceman Ivan Provorov. (Matt Slocum/AP)

The Philadelphia Flyers have agreed to a six-year, $40.5 million contract with restricted free agent Ivan Provorov, Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman reports.

The contract carries an average annual value of $6.75 million.

Provorov, 22, is coming off of his entry-level contract and hasn’t missed a game in his first three NHL seasons. Last season he led the Flyers with 25:07 minutes of ice time per game, and scored seven goals and 26 points.

Originally a first-round pick (seventh-overall) in 2015, Provorov is a key piece for the Flyers as they look to advance past the first round of the playoffs for the first time since 2011-12.

Having reached an agreement with Provorov, Flyers general manager Chuck Fletcher will now turn his attention to forward Travis Konecny, the team’s final unsigned RFA.

September 12, 2019


Ivan Provorov

Philadelphia Flyers
6 yrs
$6.75 million
$40.5 million

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