CALGARY, Alberta (AP) - The Calgary Flames have signed defenseman Mark Giordano to a five-year contract extension.
He is in his fourth season with the Flames, and his salary this year is $1.075 million. Giordano would have become an unrestricted free agent next summer.
Giordano had career highs last season in games (82), goals (11), assists (19) and points (30). He has three assists this season and is third in the NHL in blocked shots.
For his career, Giordano has 20 goals and 48 assists and 193 penalty minutes in 205 games.