Lightning re-sign Braydon Coburn to two-year, $3.4M contract

Tampa Bay Lightning's Braydon Coburn fends off a check from Winnipeg Jets' Adam Lowry. (Mike Carlson/AP)

The Tampa Bay Lightning have re-signed defenceman Braydon Coburn to a two-year, $3.4-million contract, the team announced Tuesday.

The deal carries an average annual value of $1.7 million.

Coburn, 34, recorded four goals and 23 points in 74 games with the Lightning last season.

The native of Shaunavon, Sask., has appeared in 924 career NHL games with Tampa, the Philadelphia Flyers and Atlanta Thrashers. Over the course of his career, Coburn has posted 48 goals and 228 points.

Coburn has also represented Canada on multiple occasions, capturing a silver medal at the 2009 world championships and a gold medal at the 2005 world juniors.

June 18, 2019

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Braydon Coburn
Defence
AGE: 34
LENGTH:
2 Years
CONTRACT TYPE:
Re-signing
SALARY CAP HIT:
$1.7 million
TOTAL:
$3.4 million

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