The Lightning have signed RW Teddy Purcell to a 3-year contract extension the team announce this morning. Runs through the 2015-16 season.— Tampa Bay Lightning (@TBLightning) July 10, 2012
Since being traded to the Lightning from the Los Angeles Kings during the 2009-10 season, Purcell has played in 181 games for Tampa Bay and has scored 44 goals. The 2011-12 season was a career best for Purcell as he earned career highs in essentially every major statistical category including goals, finishing with 24 goals.
The 26-year old winger also participates as a member of the Canadian National Team.
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