(LOS ANGELES) — The Los Angeles Kings agreed to an eight-year contract extension with team captain Dustin Brown on Thursday, ensuring he will be calling Southern California home through the 2021-22 season. The deal is reportedly worth $47 million, according to the Los Angeles Times.
The 28-year-old Brown was originally drafted by the Kings with the 13th overall pick in the 2003 NHL draft. In 641 regular season games, he has 181 goals and 207 assists for 388 points. The former All-Star led the Kings to their first Stanley Cup championship in 2012.
Brown had one-year remaining on his contract.
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