D Voynov, Kings agree on new contract

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The Los Angeles Kings reached an agreement with restricted free-agent defenseman Slava Voynov on a new contract, the team announced Tuesday.

The deal is for six years and $25 million, according to multiple reports,

Voynov, a 23-year-old Russian, tied for the team lead in goals during the playoffs with six, including four game-winners, and in points with 13. During the regular season, he had six goals and 19 assists in 48 games to leads Kings defensemen.

The Kings' cap hit will be $4.17 million next season for Voynov, a second-round draft pick in 2008. He has 14 career goals and 45 points in 102 regular-season games and seven goals and 16 points in the postseason.
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