Panarin Becomes NHL’s Best Paid Winger

Jonathan Grant | July 2nd, 2019

The NBA isn’t the only sports organization making a big move in their free agency period. The NHL also is making waves, with winger Aretmi Panarin signing on the dotted line with the New York Rangers for $81.5 over seven years, making him the highest paid winger in the league currently.

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The Rangers are in the middle of rebuilding their roster, and this will be seen as a foundation piece for them as they look to build a consistent contender. Last season, Panarin played for the Columbus Blue Jackets, scoring 28 goals and racking up 59 assists across 79 games.

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