Maple Leafs sign Gustavsson to two-year extension
The Maple Leafs have signed goaltender Jonas Gustavsson to a
$2.7-million, two-year contract extension.
The team announced the deal on Thursday, keeping the 25-year-old
Swede from becoming a restricted free agent this summer.
Gustavsson had a tumultuous rookie season, undergoing two heart
surgeries and missing time with a groin injury before recording a
seven-game win streak in March.
He finished with a 16-15-9 record and a .902 save percentage and
2.87 goals-against average. He is Toronto’s nominee for the
Masterton Trophy for perseverance, sportsmanship and dedication to
Gustavsson is expected to join Sweden at the world championships
in Germany next month.