Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 7/2/12

ATLANTA - DECEMBER 12: Goaltender Carey Price #31 of the Montreal Canadiens against the Atlanta Thrashers at Philips Arena on December 12, 2009 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Carey Price is living up to his name. The Canadiens goalie has signed a six-year extension to remain with Montreal for another six years, and he won't come cheap. The deal, reportedly worth $39 million, will keep the 24-year-old under contract with Montreal until 2017-18. Price sported a 2.43 goals against average and a .916 save percentage for the Canadiens last year, and his cap hit is reported to be an even $6.5 million per year throughout the life of the deal.
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