Report: T.J. Brodie close to five-year extension with Flames
Brodie, 24, is in his fifth season with the Flames after being a fourth-round pick in the 2008 draft. After finishing last season with four goals and 27 assists, he has three goals and four assists already this season in just seven games and is averaging more than 25 minutes on ice for the first time in his career. He is eighth in the league in points.
McKenzie reports the contract could be finalized and formally announced as soon as Monday.
- Paul Palladino