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Canucks re-sign F Alex Burrows to 4-Year, $18m Extension ($4.5m AAV with NTC)

@sportsnetmurph: Burrows signs 4-year extension with #canucks

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Vancouver, B.C. - Vancouver Canucks President & General Manager Mike Gillis announced today that the Canucks have re-signed left wing Alex Burrows.

Burrows, 31, collected 52 points (28-24-52) and 90 penalty minutes in 80 games played in 2011.12. He also set a career high for most game-winning goals in a season with seven, ranking 11th in the League in this category. Following the conclusion of the season, Burrows represented Team Canada at the World Championships.

Burrows has played in seven seasons over his NHL career, all with the Canucks. He has recorded 270 points (139-131-270) in 522 games. The 6’1”, 195-pound left winger ranks second in franchise history for most shorthanded goals (16) and 10th for most game-winning goals (22). Burrows has been the recipient of multiple club awards, including the Vancouver Canucks Most Exciting Player (2008, 2009, 2010) and the Fred J. Hume Award as the Canucks Unsung Hero (2008).

The Pincourt, Quebec native has also appeared in 58 career playoff games, recording 28 points (16-12-28) and 90 penalty minutes in four post-season appearances. Burrows holds the club record for most career overtime playoff goals (3) and is tied for most series-winning goals (2). Burrows originally signed as a free agent with Vancouver on November 8, 2005.
http://canucks.nhl.com/club/news.htm?id=641474

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Canucks sign F Alex Burrows to 4-Year Deal

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burrows signs 4-year extension with #canucks
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Dan Murphy ‏@sportsnetmurph

Burrows deal is for 18-milion over 4-years.

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If it's $5M or less I'll be very very happy.

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Burrows deal is for 18-milion over 4-years.
About where I thought it would be. Very very happy. Fair contract.

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Right in line with where I thought. Good sign.

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Solid deal.

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Awesome news! Congrats to both sides!

If for 18 mil? super awesome.

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According to News 1130 Sports logic, this should mean no Doan then

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Oh man, SO happy with this news. The term, the hit, everything. Love me some Burrows. I have a blank Canucks jersey that I was waiting to numerate...14 Burrows is going on there!

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wow this is great news! perfect contract for burrows. made staying up late for news on doan already worth it (in hong kong right now)

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The news just makes me want to slip and slide!


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Very happy about this signing.

Not too many players in the league like Burrows. Very happy to have him locked up long term to (if reports are right) very reasonable money.

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sportsnetmurph: #canucks Burrows deal includes a no-trade clause.

I'm going to hug my Burrows jersey when I get home from work.

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#canucks Burrows deal includes a no-trade clause.

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Includes NTC, as per Murph.

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sportsnetmurph: #canucks Burrows deal includes a no-trade clause.

I'm going to hug my Burrows jersey when I get home from work.
As it should... least they could do for the last contract.

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