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Lightning re-sign Palat to $26.5M, 5-year deal

Tampa Bay Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman completed his offseason to-do list by signing "model player" Ondrej Palat to a $26.5 million, five-year deal.

The Lightning and Palat avoided arbitration and settled on the contract Friday. The Czech left winger will count $5.3 million against the salary cap through the 2021-22 season.

The 26-year-old Palat had 17 goals and 35 assists in 75 games last season. He has 74 goals and 144 assists in 307 NHL games and is considered one of the better defensive wingers in hockey.

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Leaders
Points: N. Kucherov85
Plus/Minus: N. Kucherov13
Shots on Goal: N. Kucherov246
PIM: C. Paquette80
Win: P. Budaj30
Shutouts: P. Budaj7
Offense (Rank)
Goals: 230 (14)
Shots: 2452 (20)
PP%: 22.8% (6)
Penalty Minutes: 875 (3)
Assists: 395 (11)
SH Goals: 4 (25)
Standings
Atlantic Division
  W L OTL Pts
xy-Montreal 47 26 9 103
x-Ottawa 44 28 10 98
x-Boston 44 31 7 95
x-Toronto 40 27 15 95
Tampa Bay 42 30 10 94
Florida 35 36 11 81
Detroit 33 36 13 79
Buffalo 33 37 12 78
Full Standings
 
Defense (Rank)
Goals Against: 224 (15)
Shots Against: 2492 (13)
PK%: 81.4% (13)
Penalty Minutes: 938 (1)
Shutouts: 3 (29)
Sv%: 0.910 (16)
Injuries
Date Player Status
No Recent Injuries
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
8/17 T. McGinn Re-Signed One-year contract
8/13 P. Letourneau-Leblond Retired
8/11 C. Kunyk Signed with European team Straubing (DEL-Germany)
7/15 M. Bournival Re-Signed One-year contract
7/14 O. Palat Re-Signed Five-year contract
7/14 T. Richard Signed with European team Geneve-Servette HC (Switzerland)
7/10 T. Johnson Re-Signed Seven-year contract
7/5 J. Dotchin Re-Signed Two-year contract
7/5 M. Peca Re-Signed One-year contract
7/3 S. Koekkoek Re-Signed One-year contract
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