According to reports, the Detroit Red Wings have agreed to a 4-year, $21.2 million deal with Tomas Tatar.
UPDATE: The Detroit #RedWings today agreed to terms with left wing Tomas Tatar on a four-year contract. pic.twitter.com/dSQWTmHok3
— Detroit Red Wings (@DetroitRedWings) July 21, 2017
#RedWings and Tomas Tatar ageeed to 4 year deal at average cap hit of $5.3 million
— Ansar Khan (@AnsarKhanMLive) July 21, 2017
With the move, the Red Wings are projected to be just over $3 million over the salary cap with two restricted free agents remaining, Andreas Athanasiou and Robbie Russo.
W Tatar signed at 4yr $5.3M #Redwings are currently projected $3M above the ceiling. They have 2 unsigned RFAs remaining: Athanasiou & Russo pic.twitter.com/oynewMegjx
— CapFriendly (@CapFriendly) July 21, 2017
Tatar, who is 26-years-old, scored 25 goals and dished out 21 assists while playing in all 82 regular season games during the 2016-2017 season with the Wings.