Predators sign Alexandre Carrier to 3-year, $2.2 million two-way contract
The 23 year old Admirals defender signs as a restricted free agent, eyeing long-term move to Nashville
The Nashville Predators announced Wednesday afternoon that 23 year old defense prospect Alexandre Carrier has signed a three-year, two-way contract for $2.2 million (with an NHL salary of $700,000 in 2020-21 and $750,000 in 2021-22/2022-23).
NEWS: General Manager David Poile announced today that the #Preds have signed defenseman Alexandre Carrier to a three-year contract. https://t.co/zrqIxESjQ7— Nashville Predators (@PredsNHL) April 15, 2020
Carrier is coming off a five-goal, 37-point season with the Milwaukee Admirals, as well as a three-game stint with Nashville last season. A fourth-round pick in the 2015 NHL draft, Carrier has spent the majority of his time in the AHL with the Admirals, spanning 276 games, 20 goals, and 141 points in the regular season.
Stay tuned for more coverage of this signing by our own Eric Dunay and a much deeper breakdown of the future Nashville defender.