The Nashville Predators announced tonight that forward Austin Watson has been signed to a 3-year, $4.5 million contract extension ($1.5M AAV). The signing was announced at the beginning of the second period against the Calgary Flames.
Congrats, Watty!! #Preds | #CGYvsNSH https://t.co/w4kICCBk3b— Nashville Predators (@PredsNHL) November 1, 2019
Watson scored in the first period against the Flames and assisted Calle Järnkrok on Nashville’s third goal of the contest right before the extension was announced.