Andrew Bodnarchuk has signed a one-year extension. Bodnarchuk was a restricted free agent.
According to www.capgeek.com, Bodnarchuk will earn $635,250 in NHL salary. Bodnarchuk will make $67,500 if he plays for Providence, where he is projected to start the season.
The 23-year-old defenseman scored one goal and 15 assists in 75 games for Providence last year. The defensive-minded Bodnarchuk has appeared in five NHL games. They came at the tail end of 2009-10 after Dennis Seidenberg suffered a season-ending arm injury.