By Jeff O’Connor and Pat Pickens
At today’s scrimmage, Lou Lamoriello has announced that the New Jersey Devils have signed Travis Zajac to a long-term extension.
Zajac, 27, has 255 career points in 423 games in New Jersey. He missed all but 15 games in 2011-12 with an Achilles tendon injury.
2:34 p.m.: Pierre LeBrun of ESPN/TSN says it is an eight-year deal worth $46 million ($5.75 million average).