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Golden Knights, backup goaltender Subban reach new deal

Posted: 10:04 AM, Jul 09, 2019
Updated: 2019-07-09 13:04:27-04
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LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Malcolm Subban has agreed to remain with the Vegas Golden Knights, signing a one-year $850K deal.

The product of Toronto, ON, Canada, was a restricted free agent and avoids salary arbitration with this deal.

“We are pleased to announce this one-year contract for Malcolm,” Vegas president of hockey operations George McPhee said in a statement. "He’s been a valuable contributor to our team over the last two seasons

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"We are excited to continue to work with Malcolm and help him reach his full potential as an NHL goaltender.”

The 25-year-old goaltender has served as backup to Marc-Andre Fleury since joining the team on Oct. 3, 2017, off waivers from Boston. In two seasons with Vegas, Subban boasts a 21-14-4 record to go with a 2.81 GAA and a .906 save percentage.

He is the younger brother of NHL veteran P.K. Subban.