Originally written on BlackSportsOnline  |  Last updated 6/30/13

UNIONDALE, NY - OCTOBER 03: (L-R) Bill Guerin #13, Mark Eaton #7 and Kris Letang #58 of the Pittsburgh Penguins celebrate a third period goal against the New York Islanders at the Nassau Coliseum on October 3, 2009 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
  According to a report via Renaud Lavoie of RDS.ca, the Pittsburgh Penguins have come to an agreement on a contract extension with Norris Trophy finalist and defenceman Kris Letang. Letang scored five goals and contributed 33 assists in 35 games for the Penguins last season. I've been told that the Penguins and Kristopher Letang are close to a deal. Small details to resolved and contract will be official. #RDS — Renaud Lavoie (@RenLavoieRDS) June 30, 2013 Kris Letang contract with Penguins. 8 years / 58 M (#58!) 7.25 AVV Limited no trade to 15 teams. #RDS — Renaud Lavoie (@RenLavoieRDS) June 30, 2013    
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