Sabres sign forward Zemgus Girgensons to three-year extension

Buffalo Sabres centre Zemgus Girgensons (28) has signed a three-year extension. (John Locher/AP)

The Buffalo Sabres have signed forward Zemgus Girgensons to a three-year contract extension, his agency confirmed Thursday.

CapFriendly.com reports the contract carries an average annual value of $2.2 million per season.

Girgensons, 26, was set to become a restricted free agent Friday and has spent his entire seven-season career with the Sabres. Last season he had 12 goals and 19 points in 69 games.

October 8, 2020

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Zemgus Girgensons
Left Wing
AGE: 26

SIGNED BY
Buffalo Sabres
LENGTH
3 yrs
CONTRACT TYPE
Contract Extension
SALARY CAP HIT
$2.2 million
TOTAL
$6.6 million

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