Goaltender Antti Niemi agrees to re-sign with Montreal Canadiens


Goaltender Antti Niemi has agreed to re-sign with the Montreal Canadiens on a one-year, one-way contract price $950,000, the workforce introduced Tuesday.

Niemi, 34, would have been an unrestricted free agent on July 1.

In 19 video games with the Canadiens final season, Niemi was 7-5-Four with a 2.45 goals-against common.

He additionally performed for the Pittsburgh Penguins and Florida Panthers final season, ending Zero-Four in 5 video games. In 24 video games whole, he was 7-9-Four with a three.12 goals-against common.

A two-time All-Star, he has performed in 447 profession video games with the Chicago Blackhawks, San Jose Sharks, Dallas Stars, Penguins, Panthers and Canadiens and is 234-134 with a 2.52 goals-against common.

He received a Stanley Cup with the Blackhawks in 2010, beginning 22 video games within the playoffs and ending 16-6 with a 2.63 goals-against common.


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