NHL Signing: Nashville Predators Sign Mike Fisher To Two-Year Contract Extension
According to the official Nashville Predators twitter the club has resigned Mike Fisher to a 2-year, $8.4 million contract extension.
Fisher, 32 (6/5/80), ranked second on the Predators in goals (24) and third in points (51) in 2011-12, in addition to ranking 11th in the NHL in game-winning goals (7). His offensive numbers coupled with his solid defensive play (he posted a +11 and tied for eighth among NHL forwards in blocked shots with 76) earned him the seventh-most votes for the Selke Trophy. The Peterborough, Ont., native also became the franchise’s second-ever award winner as the recipient of the 2012 NHL Foundation Award, which recognizes a player who applies the core values of hockey – commitment, perseverance and teamwork – to enrich the lives of people in his community. In 774 career regular-season NHL games with Ottawa and Nashville since 1999, Fisher has amassed 411 points (196g-215a). In 97 playoff contests, he has 39 points (18g-21a) and advanced to the 2007 Stanley Cup Finals.
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