Financial details were not disclosed, but Eric Stephens of the Orange County Register reported the value of the contract to be $850,000. Silfverberg, who turns 24 years old in October, was a restricted free agent.
A second-round pick (No. 39) in the 2009 NHL Draft by the Senators, Silfverberg has 20 goals and 42 points in 100 NHL games. He won a silver medal at the 2014 Sochi Olympics with Sweden and represented his country at the 2010 IIHF World Junior Championships and the IIHF World Championship in 2011 and 2012.
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