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The contract Tuukka Rask signed Wednesday will keep in Boston for nearly another decade. It’s great to have assured stability at the position for that long, but some may say that such a lengthy contract may stunt the growth of the team’s younger goaltenders, particularly 2012 first-round pick Malcolm Subban. But Subban, who remained in juniors last season and will start this year in Providence, isn’t worrying about any of that quite yet. To hear more from the young goalie as well as Bruins assistant manager Don Sweeney on the Bruins’ future in net, check out the video above.

Tuukka Rask’s New Eight-Year Contract Reportedly Includes No-Movement, No-Trade Clauses

The Bruins and Tuukka Rask hope they’re able to keep their relationship together for the entirety of the goalie’s eight-year contract, and there’s certainly language in the new deal that will help ensure that. Rask signed a new deal Wednesday for eight years and $56 million, and the reported details of that contract have begun to leak out. While Rask apparently has plenty of...

Report: Goaltender Malcolm Subban to play in AHL this season

Aaron Bell/OHL Images According to a report from DJ Bean of’s Big Bad Blog, Boston Bruins assistant general manager Don Sweeney said after the beginning of the team’s development camp  on Wednesday that goaltender Malcolm Subban is expected to go pro this coming season. The 19-year-old was a first round pick of the Bruins in last year’s NHL Draft, and according to...

Bruins sign Tuukka Rask to eight-year extension

After weeks of negotiations, the Bruins have officially come to terms on an extension for goaltender Tuukka Rask. Rask’s new deal is reportedly set at eight years, $56 million. The $7 million annual cap hit puts the 26-year old Rask alongside Pekka Rinne as the highest paid goaltender in the NHL. The deal, though pretty long, locks up an elite young goaltender long-term for the...

Bruins give Tuukka Rask massive eight-year, $56 million contract

The Boston Bruins believe in Tuukka Rask. How much faith do they have in their 26-year-old netminder? Enough to hand him an eight-year, $56 million contract, as reported by the team's official site. Rask's average salary cap hit will be $7 million a year through the 2020-21 season. The Bruins rewarded Rask handsomely for his strong play the last two seasons, but did the...

Bruins Sign Tuukka Rask Through 2021

A few moments ago the Boston Bruins organization announced they have reached a contact agreement with 26-year-old goaltender Tuukka Rask to the tune of $56,000,000.Looks like Tuukka got his payday and it's well deserved. The guy was rock solid in this years cup run, beat Tim Thomas in almost every stat, and was friggin' Miles Davis out there every goddamn night. In my opinion...

Bruins Sign Tuukka Rask to Eight-Year, $56 Million Contract

Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask isn’t going anywhere any time soon, and he’s going to be a very rich man because of it. The B’s announced Wednesday afternoon that Rask has signed an eight-year contract extension for $56 million. The deal will keep him under contract through the 2020-21 season. The $7 million per season salary cap hit is tied for the highest in the NHL with Nashville...

Tuukka Rask’s contract is expensive, but worth it

On Wednesday when it was officially announced that Boston Bruins goaltender Tuukka Rask had received his new contract extension, Bruins fans seemed split on whether or not it was a good or bad signing for the hockey club. His maximum length contract of 8 years at $7 million per year was expensive and many fans of the Boston Bruins still are not sure if Tuukka Rask is even an elite...

Bruins Sign Tuukka Rask To 8 Year Contract

Bruins have signed goaltender Tuukka Rask to an eight-year contract through the 2020-21 season. Read release: ^BB — Boston Bruins (@NHLBruins) July 10, 2013   Eight-year contract for Rask. His salary is worth an annual cap figure of $7,000,000 ^CS — Boston Bruins (@NHLBruins) July 10, 2013 Finally the Bruins have signed their man between the pipes. Here...

With Rask's New Deal, What Happens With Malcolm Subban?

Yesterday news broke that Tuukka Rask signed an 8 year, $56 million dollar contract - making him the highest paid goaltender in the league. A lot of people went *******, saying that the Rask contract was "way too long" and "giving a goalie 8 years is stupid". They may be right, but in the end I'd rather have 8 years of Rask than 0 years of Rask.  Ian...

Bruins Re-sign Tuukka Rask for all the dollars and all the years

Peter Chiarelli wanted to wrap this up on Friday, but either way it's still done. Tuukka Rask gone got paid, yo. Eight-year contract for Rask. His salary is worth an annual cap figure of $7,000,000 ^CS — Boston Bruins (@NHLBruins) July 10, 2013 Rask's salary is on par with Pekka Rinne and Jonathan Quick, if you're wondering. For those think...

Eight-Year Extension For Rask In Boston

Bruins make official the 8-year, $56 million deal with Tuukka Rask. Conference call w/the B's goalie tomorrow #BruinsTalk — Joe Haggerty (@HackswithHaggs) July 10, 2013

Bruins G Rask signs 8-year contract

Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask has signed an eight-year contract to stay with Boston.

Contract Extensions for Tuukka Rask, Patrice Bergeron Down to ‘the Nitty-Gritty’

Tuukka Rask and Patrice Bergeron are going to be Bruins for a very long time. This isn’t officially in writing yet, but it sure sounds like it’s very, very close. Bruins president Cam Neely admitted as much Monday afternoon during a radio appearance on 98.5 The Sports Hub, saying that extensions for the goalie and forward should be done in a matter of time. “Still close,...

Boston Bruins: Will the Bruins be better or worse this season?

The Boston Bruins have had the same strong core of players for quite some time, which saw two Stanley Cup Finals appearances, while hoisting one.  It was a bit of a surprise to the fan base when the front office decided to shake things up in the roster, which leaves fans asking, will the Bruins be better or worse this upcoming season? It’s a tough question to answer at this point...

Bruins extend Patrice Bergeron through 2021-22 season

The Boston Bruins announced Friday that the club has signed forward Patrice Bergeron to an eight-year, $52 million contract extension through the 2021-22 season. The 27-year-old will make $5 million next season in 
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