The Bruins’ entrance workplace made positive it would not must trek to Toronto for a contract arbitration listening to this summer time.
Boston on Tuesday signed restricted free-agent middle Danton Heinen to a two-year contract with a mean annual worth (AAV) of $2.eight million. Heinen was the one Bruins restricted free agent to file for arbitration this offseason. His listening to was scheduled for Aug. 3.
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Heinen, 24, took the ice for 77 video games in his second NHL season and completed with 34 factors (11 targets, 23 assists) and a plus-13 score. He added two targets and 6 assists within the playoffs.
Primarily based on @CapFriendly‘s numbers, the Bruins ought to have about $7.Three million left by way of cap area following Heinen’s new deal.
Nonetheless have RFAs in McAvoy and Carlo to signal.
– Conor Ryan (@ConorRyan_93) July 10, 2019
The Langley, B.C., native’s new deal leaves Boston with $7,353,334 in projected wage cap area in keeping with CapFriendly. That must be greater than sufficient to carry again defensemen Brandon Carlo and Charlie McAvoy, who’re each restricted free brokers.