Found December 03, 2011 on
PLAYERS: David Krejci
TEAMS: Boston Bruins
A slow start to the season did not discourage the Bruins from trying to sign David Krejci to an extension, Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli said at a news conference to announce the signing. The negotiating process between the team and the player began during the summer, Chiarelli said. Check out part one of Krejci's news conference in the video above, and watch part two here.

Bruins sign Krejci to 3-year extension

The Boston Bruins had a November to remember, and then got December off to a rousing start by signing top-line center David Krejci to a three-year contract extension. The deal was reached on Wednesday when the Bruins were in Toronto and announced Thursday by general manager Peter Chiarelli, one day after the Bruins finished November 12-0-1 with a 6-3 win over the Maple Leafs. Krejci...

Bruins Banking on David Krejci's Big-Game Performances Being Worth Hefty Investment

BOSTON -- The Bruins made one thing very clear with their re-signing of David Krejci on Thursday. They believe that the crafty two-way center who led the entire NHL in playoff scoring is the real David Krejci. That's the David Krejci they have now committed $15.75 million to for the next three seasons. They are betting that the David Krejci who has struggled throughout much of...

Krejci: Chance to win biggest reason to re-up

David Krejci re-upped with the Bruins for three years, forgoing the chance at a big payday for some financial security and the chance to win more Cups in Black and Gold.

David Krejci at center of $15.75M deal

Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli said yesterday there's a lot to like about David Krejci's game. He's a gifted...

Tyler Seguin Could Be Winging It Longer Than Expected Now That Bruins Have Committed to David Krejci

BOSTON -- The Bruins have their No. 1 center locked up, having signed David Krejci to a three-year extension worth $15.75 million on Thursday. They already have their No. 2, or perhaps more accurately 1A, center in the fold with Patrice Bergeron in the first year of a three-year, $15 million deal of his own. That's $10.25 million dollars worth of cap space devoted to the top...

Milan Lucic Happy to Have His Center Sticking Around After David Krejci Signs Extension With Bruins

WILMINGTON, Mass. -- David Krejci had more than 15 million reasons to be happy on Thursday after signing a three-year extension with the Bruins. But when the Bruins got back to work for practice on Friday after a day off, it was Milan Lucic who was all smiles about the new deal keeping his center in town for the foreseeable future. "Obviously it's great," Lucic said...

Bruins Get First Goal in Win Over Maple Leafs Behind Relentless Effort, Five-Skater Attack

The Bruins have the Maple Leafs' number this season, there's no secret about that. When you look at how the B's scored their first goal of another win over Toronto on Saturday night, it's easy to see why. Bruins center David Krejci got the game's first goal in Boston's 4-1 win Saturday night, but it was hardly an individual effort. And while Nathan Horton...

Bruins' Historic November 'More Than Just a Hot Streak' As Team Should Continue Winning

The Boston Bruins had an historic November, finishing the calender month without a regulation loss for their first time in over 40 years. Naoko Funayama spoke with's Douglas Flynn about the B's recent run of success and their signing of center David Krejci to a new contract. But while it may be unrealistic to expect the Bruins to continue avoiding regulation losses...

Krejci locked up with three-year extension

In the aftermath of Wednesday night’s 6-3 win in Toronto, Bruins center David Krejci stood before reporters and answered questions about speculation that he might be traded for Anaheim’s Bobby Ryan. Krejci said simply that he wanted to remain in Boston.

Tyler Seguin willing to wing it on center-laden B's

The three-year, $15.75 million contract extension David Krejci signed with the Bruins last week affects more than...

Chris Kelly poised to cash in

General manager Peter Chiarelli signed David Krejci to a three-year deal Wednesday, but he has plenty more work...
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