Found February 22, 2012 on ESPN:
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Carolina Hurricanes forward Tuomo Ruutu has agreed to a four-year extension, taking him off the trade market.
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The Carolina Hurricanes have agreed to a four-year, $19 million contract extension with forward Tuomo Ruutu. The deal will pay Ruutu $4 million next season and $5 million in each of the next three years in a deal that runs through the 2015-16 season. He would've been an unrestricted free agent after this season. The 29-year-old Ruutu is second among Hurricanes skaters with...

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Carolina Hurricanes center Tuomo Ruutu agreed to terms on a four-year contract extension worth $19 million on Wednesday. A no-trade clause has been included in the first three years of the deal, according to the Raleigh News & Observer. "Players like Tuomo are extremely difficult to replace, and it is very important for our franchise to keep him here long term," Hurricanes...

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The Carolina Hurricanes have agreed to a four-year, $19 million contract extension with forward Tuomo Ruutu. The deal will pay Ruutu $4 million next season and $5 million in each of the next three years in a deal that runs through the 2015-16 season. He would've been an unrestricted free agent after this season.

Hurricanes, Ruutu agree to 4-year extension

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Bruins Facing Leaner Market for Offensive Help With Antoine Vermette, Tuomu Ruutu No Longer Options

The options for the Bruins to acquire the offensive help they seek before Monday's trade deadline are dwindling. Wednesday witnessed the removal of two potential trade targets, with Columbus dealing Antoine Vermette to Phoenix and Carolina re-signing Tuomo Ruutu to a four-year extension. The Vermette deal could further limit Boston's options, as it could signal that the Coyotes...

Off the market: Tuomo Ruutu, Hurricanes finish extension

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