The deal has an average annual value of $5.5 million. “We are happy to have Travis under contract for the next six seasons,” said Flyers GM Chuck Fletcher. “Travis has shown progression in each of his three seasons and is an integral part of our group of young forwards. His speed, skill and tenacity sets him apart in today’s NHL.”
The 22-year-old has 59 goals and 124 points in 233 games during his first three seasons. He has hovered just below the 50-point mark in each of the past two years.