Found November 18, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
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It wasn’t just Eddie Lack’s solid start to his first National Hockey League season that persuaded the Vancouver Canucks to sign him to a two-year contract extension. There was also the fact that Lack would have become a Group 6 unrestricted free agent next summer if had he not played a total of 28 NHL games this season. The Canucks did not want to gamble and potentially lose Lack next summer and Lack wanted to stay. It didn’t take assistant general manager Laurence Gilman and Lack’s agent, Kurt Overhardt, long to strike a deal. Lack’s two-year deal will pay him $1 million next season and $1.3 million in 2015-16. The deal carries an annual salary cap hit of $1.15 million. Lack is making $750,000 this year. The contract was signed after Thursday night’s game and announced by the Canucks on Friday. Lack, who is always smiling, had an even wider grin than normal on Friday. “I know I have a lot of hard work in front of me to stay in his league and keep performing at a high level, b...
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