The Nashville Predators and Florida Panthers have signed defenseman Nikita Nesterov to a two-year, entry-level contract, the team announced.
The deal is worth $1.9 million.
Nesterov, 20, was originally selected by the Predators in the fifth round (140th overall) of the 2014 NHL Draft.
He has played three seasons with the Predators, scoring 21 goals and 67 points in 76 games with the club.
He also played one game with the Florida Panthers last season.
Nets forward Ryan Johansen has signed a one-year contract extension with the New York Islanders.
The 6-foot-1, 192-pounder scored 20 goals and 56 points in 81 games for the Islanders last season, which included a playoff appearance.
He also scored four goals and four assists in seven postseason games.
The Predators also announced that forward Ryan Ellis has signed an entry-to-exchange contract.
The contract includes a no-movement clause.
Ellis, 24, has six goals and 10 points in 20 games with Nashville.
Ellis was originally drafted by the New Jersey Devils in the sixth round (139th overall).
He has scored two goals and one assist in eight games with Minnesota, and has five goals and three assists in 10 playoff games with Carolina.
The Panthers announced that defenseman Adam Larsson has signed his entry-rights contract.
The 24-year-old was originally signed by the Florida Hurricanes on March 5.
The contract, which carries a nomovement option, comes with a one year, $4.5 million option for 2021-22.