Originally written on Hockey Fan Land  |  Last updated 11/4/14

NEWARK, NJ - NOVEMBER 11: Ryan Getzlaf #15 of the Anaheim Ducks skates against the New Jersey Devils during their NHL game at the Prudential Center on November 11, 2009 in Newark, New Jersey. The Devils defeated the Ducks 3-1. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
Report via: NHL.comAnaheim Ducks captain Ryan Getzlaf is staying in Southern California for the foreseeable future. The Ducks announced Friday they have re-signed Getzlaf to an eight-year contract extension that will carry him through the 2020-21 season. The team did not disclose the terms of the contract, but multiple sources have reported it's for $66 million, or an annual average value of $8.25 million. "We are very happy to have Ryan committed to this franchise long-term," Ducks executive vice president/general manager Bob Murray said in a statement. "He has often expressed his interest to stay in Anaheim for his entire career, a goal we share. He is a leader, a proven winner, and possesses a skill set that’s hard to find. This is a great day for the Ducks." Getzlaf, 27, is having a resurgent season for the Ducks, who are second in the Western Conference with 35 points. He has 27 points in 22 games after scoring 57 points in 82 games last season. "I&...
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