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The Boston Bruins and defenseman Matt Bartkowski have agreed on a one-year, $1.25 million deal, reports TSN. With the deal, the Bruins and restricted free agent Bartkowski avoid arbitration. Bartkowski, 26, had 18 assists in 64 games for the Bruins last season and one assist in eight Stanley Cup Playoff games Boston still has to re-sign entry level free agents Torey Krug and Reilly Smith, as well as restricted free agents Jordan Caron and Matt Fraser. The post Report: Bruins sign Matt Bartkowski to one-year deal appeared first on Sports Glory.
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The Boston Bruins and restricted free agent defenceman Matt Bartkowski agreed to a one-year, $1.25 million deal Monday, making him the second RFA to sign before his arbitration hearing. Nashville Predators defenceman Mattias Ekholm was the first.
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from Joe Haggerty of CSNNE,
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Boston Bruins defenseman Matt Bartkowski was among 20 NHL players who elected for salary arbitration earlier this month, but the 26-year-old was reportedly able to come to terms on a new contract before his July 30 hearing.
Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman reports it’s a one-year deal worth $1.25 million. Bartkowski’s salary in 2013-14 was $650,000.
It’s common for players to...
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