Found June 27, 2013 on Kukla's Korner:
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Per the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette's Dave Molinari: Penguins have agreed to a three-year contract extension with LW Chris Kunitz. — Dave Molinari (@MolinariPG) June 27, 2013   Person familiar with Kunitz deal says his salary will be "a bit more than current but less than $4 million" against salary cap. — Dave Molinari (@MolinariPG) June 27, 2013
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