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Hurricanes sign Jordan Staal to 10-year, $60 million deal

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The Canadian Press
7/1/2012 11:22:23 AM
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RALEIGH, N.C. - Jordan Staal is committed to playing with the Carolina Hurricanes for a long time.

The 23-year-old centre has agreed to a US$60-million, 10-year extension that kicks in starting with the 2013-14 season.

Staal was recently acquired by the Hurricanes from Pittsburgh for Brandon Sutter, a first-round pick and a prospect.

The move reunited him with brother Eric Staal, the Hurricanes captain.

Jordan Staal will earn $4.5 million in the final year of his current contract next season.

Jordan Staal (Photo: Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

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(Photo: Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)
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