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Canes sign Boychuk to one-year deal

Posted August 20, 2013

Zach Boychuk takes on a defender (Ron Hainsey) during the Carolina Hurricanes vs. Atlanta Thrashers game, Saturday, January 16, 2010 at the RBC Center in Raleigh N.C. (Photo by: Will Bratton)

The Carolina Hurricanes on Tuesday signed forward Zach Boychuk to a one-year, two-way deal that will pay him $550,000 on the NHL level or $105,000 on the American Hockey League (AHL) level for the 2013-14 season.

Boychuk, 23, Carolina's first-round selection in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft, split the 2012-13 season between Carolina, Pittsburgh and Nashville on the NHL level and Charlotte in the AHL.

He ranks second all-time among Checkers skaters in goals (66), assists (86) and points (152).

 

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  • AlphaTraz Aug 21, 2013

    Hopefully they'll get off to a fast start.

  • StunGunn Aug 20, 2013

    Good move by the Canes.

  • Willie_11 Aug 20, 2013

    Nothing to see here.

    Go Canes!

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