Found October 31, 2011 on Pro Sports Daily:
The Detroit Red Wings have secured their next franchise defenseman, signing Niklas Kronwall to a seven-year contract extension worth $33.25 million.Kronwall was set to become an unrestricted free agent at season's end. He'll make $4.5 million next season, $6 million the following three years, $5.5 million the next season, $3.5 million in season six and $1.75 million in the final year.Kronwall also has a no-trade clause through the first five years of the deal and a partial clause over the final two seasons.The 30-year-old is expected to be one of the team's top defenseman, with veteran Nicklas Lidstrom expected to retire in the near future.Kronwall has one goal and one assist in nine games.

Kronwall gets seven-year extension

Red Wings defenseman Niklas Kronwall is going to be in Detroit for a while. Kronwall, who could have been an unrestricted free agent after the 2011-12 season, agreed to a seven-year contract extension Monday, according to an official Red Wings tweet. Per team policy, terms were undisclosed, but the Detroit News reported the deal is worth 33.25 million, a 4.75 million per season...

Red Wings Sign Niklas Kronwall to 7-Year Contract Extension

The Wings might currently be on a four game skid, but things are looking bright in Hockeytown after Niklas Kronwall signed a 7-year contract extension worth $4.75 million per season. So, that means seven more years of this...          ...and this... ...and this... ...and this... ...and this... ...

Red Wings sign Kronwall to new 7-year contract

The Detroit Red Wings signed defenseman Niklas Kronwall to a seven-year contract extension Monday. He would have been an unrestricted free agent July 1.

Niklas Kronwall will bring the pain in Detroit for seven more years

Before the 2011-12 NHL season, it was clear that both the Detroit Red Wings and defenseman Niklas Kronwall wanted to avoid his unrestricted free agency next summer. GM Ken Holland was facing a situation in which Kronwall, Brad Stuart and Nicklas Lidstrom were all set to become free agents. (Lidstrom could also retired. Or he could continue to play until the sun explodes, having...

Wings sign Kronwall to seven-year deal

DETROIT – The Red Wings have locked up a vital cornerstone to their future, signing defenseman Niklas Kronwall to a new seven-year contract extension Monday. Kronwall would have become an unrestricted free agent in July, but the 6-foot Sw...

Detroit Red Wings agree to 7-year deal with Niklas Kronwall

The Red Wings have agreed to terms with defenseman Niklas Kronwall on a seven-year extension worth $33.25 million. He has long been considered an integral part of the team.

Red Wings give Kronwall seven-year extension

The Detroit Red Wings agreed to terms with defenseman Niklas Kronwall on a seven-year contract extension on Monday.

Detroit Red Wings, defenseman Niklas Kronwall agree on seven-year contract extension

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Red Wings, Kronwell agree to 7-year contract

DETROIT (AP) -- The Detroit Red Wings signed Niklas Kronwall to a seven-year, $33.25 million contract and gave general manager Ken Holland one fewer move to worry about.

Koivu Hits, Setoguchi Scores

This hit on Niklas Kronwall by Mikko Koivu lead to the Wild overtime goal by Devin Setoguchi last night. Some people were calling for an interference call, what do you think? Kronwall left the ice dazed and the Wings will provide and update on him sometime today.

Video: Avery heading back to the Rangers

Sean Avery could be heading back to New York while Niklas Kronwall is staying in Detroit for seven more years. (NBC Sports)
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