BREAKING: Devils Sign Zajac To Long-Term Extension

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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).