Orszagh avoids arbitration, signs $1M deal
Orszagh will earn $1 million this season, a $250,000 increase from his previous deal, ESPN.com has learned.
Orszagh played in all 82 games last season and had a career-high 37 points -- tying career bests with 16 goals and 21 assists -- to help the Predators make the playoffs for the first time in their six-year history. He has scored at least 15 goals in each of the last three seasons.
The 27-year-old Orszagh has been named to Slovakia's 2004 World Cup team.
Information from The Associated Press was used in this report.
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