View Full Version : Turris signs 5 year, $17.5M extension

Coach Selly
08-30-2012, 18:54
Rewind the clock to a year ago, when there was so much uncertainty surrounding incoming coach Ottawa Senators coach Paul MacLean and the health of captain Daniel Alfredsson.

The Senators were touting the virtues of rookie defenceman David Rundblad, but were also set to open training camp with a deep void at the second line centre position.

Meanwhile, out on the west coast, Kyle Turris was sitting at home, beginning what would turn into a nasty, three-month long contract impasse with the Phoenix Coyotes. Coyotes general manager Don Maloney wasn’t budging, refusing to pay Turris big dollars and wouldn’t consider trading the player selected third overall in the 2007 NHL entry draft.

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