The Ottawa Senators have actually re-signed RFA forward Brady Tkachuk to a seven-year agreement worth $57.5 million – an $8.214 million AAV.
Puck Pedia: Since it’s 2 days into the season, Tkachuk will have an $8,291,486 wage cap this season and $8,208,571 for the last 6 years.
Dan Rosen: Contract breakdown for Tkachuk’s offer.
2021-22: $4.0 million
2022-23: $6.5 million
2023-24: $10.5 million
2024-25: $10.5 million
2025-26: $10.5 million
2026-27: $8.5 million
2027-28: $7.0 million
Darren Dreger: “Interesting…no signing bonus in this agreement.”
Graeme Nichols: “Locking up Brady is huge for convincing the rest of the young guys like Norris to follow suit. Such a watershed moment.”
Justin Bourne: “Pierre Dorion has to operate under different rules but he seems to do a pretty good job despite the restrictions. Big win for Sens fans.”
— brady tkachuk (@BradyTkachuk71) October 14, 2021
Brady Tkachuk (7×8.2m extension with ottawa) is an extremely strong motorist of shots, both high quality and low, and personally shoots really frequently while scoring on extremely few of those shots. Some, ah, non-trivial protective weak points at 5v5 likewise. pic.twitter.com/2ZQaawtKQZ
— Micah Blake McCurdy (@IneffectiveMath) October 14, 2021