Ottawa Senators sign defenseman Artem Zub to two-year, $5M extension

Apr 17, 2021; Montreal, Quebec, CAN; Ottawa Senators defenseman Artem Zub (2) skates with the puck against Montreal Canadiens during the first period at Bell Centre. Mandatory Credit: Jean-Yves Ahern-USA TODAY Sports

The Ottawa Senators signed defenseman Artem Zub to a two-year, $5 million extension.

General manager Pierre Dorion announced the deal on Friday.

Zub tallied three goals, 11 assists and 26 penalty minutes in 47 games in his first season in the NHL in 2020-21.

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The 25-year-old Russian signed with the Senators last year after playing four seasons in the KHL with SKA St. Petersburg.

–Field Level Media