According to Francois Gagnon, Patrice Bergeron He will return as the Boston Bruins next season. Details of the agreement will be settled and everything will be formalized soon.
Patrice Bergeron will be back with # Bruins Next year. According to reliable information, the terms of the contract have already been settled and Bruins will confirm everything in the next few hours.
– Francois Gagnois 12 July 2022
The 37-year-old veteran was set to become a free agent on Wednesday after completing the final year of an eight-year, $55 million contract with the Bruins. He will enter his nineteenth season with the team.
He also underwent surgery on his left elbow last June and his recovery period can extend from 10 to 12 weeks.
The Bruins captain won the Frank-J.-Selke Cup for the fifth time in her career in 2021-2022. He also had 65 points in 73 games.
A second-round pick (45) from the Bruins in 2003, the L’Ancienne-Lorette native played his entire career in Boston. In 1216 matches, he scored 400 goals and added 582 assists.
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