The Montreal Canadiens and centre Nick Suzuki have agreed to an eight-year, $63 million contract extension with an average annual value of $7.875 million, according to TSN Hockey Insider Pierre LeBrun. 

Suzuki, 22, had 15 goals and 41 points in 56 games during the regular season in 2020-21 and followed it up with seven goals and 16 points in the playoffs as the Canadiens went to the Stanley Cups Finals.