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Canucks re-sign Higgins to four-year, $10M extension

TSN.ca Staff

4/2/2013 3:11:48 PM

The Vancouver Canucks have re-signed left wing Chris Higgins to a four-year deal.

Higgins, 29, has scored nine goals and five assists in 35 games with the Canucks this season.

The deal is woth an average annual value of $2.5 million.

The Smithtown, New York-native has appeared in 517 career games with the Montreal Canadiens, New York Rangers, Calgary Flames, Florida Panthers and Canucks, scoring 132 goals and 121 assists.

He was originally selected 14th overall in the 2002 NHL Entry Draft by the Montreal Canadiens.