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The Islanders signed Leddy to a seven-year contract on Tuesday, the team's official site reports.

The deal, which is is reportedly worth $38.5 million, is slated to keep the 23-year-old -- who checks in with 25 points and a plus-12 rating in 61 games this season -- with the Isles through the 2021-22 season.

Nick Leddy D NYI 7 Days

Leddy handed out two assists -- one on the man advantage -- and tallied a goal of his own Thursday in a win over the Predators.With the Isles and Leddy discussing a contract extension, the talented defenseman picked a good time to end his eight-game scoreless skid in grand fashion. He'll easily surpass last season's 31 points, but will need a strong finish to best his career-high 37, set in 2011-12 with the Blackhawks.

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The Islanders and Leddy are in negotiations for a long term contract extension, according to the big part of the Islanders success this season has been credited to the acquisition of Leddy and fellow defenseman Johnny Boychuk. Leddy is expected to command somewhere in the neighborhood of $5 million a season.

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Leddy collected a power-play assist in Tuesday's loss to the Panthers.

Leddy has already tied a personal best with seven goals this season, but it remains up in the air if he can surpass the career-high 37 points he achieved in 2011-12. The blueliner's consistency as a scorer has been his best attribute thus far, as he's gone no more than four games this season without providing a point.

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Leddy potted a goal, added an assist, and finished with a plus-4 rating in Monday's 7-4 win over the Flyers.

Leddy's goal was his seventh of the year, tying his career-high output from last season. He's got 21 points on the year and has provided decent offensive production from the blueline.

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Leddy tallied an assist in Wednesday's 5-2 win over the Jets.

Leddy was charged with five giveaways on the evening, but for fantasy purposes, the fact the picked up a point carries more weight. He's been struggling to score over the last couple of weeks, but with 17 points and a plus-9 rating through 37 games, he's been decently useful so far this season.

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Leddy assisted on two of the Islanders' four goals in Saturday's loss to the Blues.

Leddy has seen his minutes rise of late with the Islanders missing all of Travis Hamonic, Lubomir Visnovsky and Johnny Boychuk out with injuries. Both Hamonic and Boychuk are expected to miss multiple weeks, leaving Leddy to serve as the team's top producer on the blue line until further notice. The move to Long Island has proven kind to him so far this season, as he's compiled five goals and 13 points to go along with a plus-10 rating over 27 games.

Nick Leddy D NYI 4 Months

Leddy was one of six Islanders to find the net in Tuesday's shutout win over the Avalanche.

Leddy has netted just three points in his last nine games, but still remains in good shape to top last season's mark of 31 points in 82 games. While he's surprisingly noticed a drop in power-play time with the move from Chicago to Long Island, Leddy has noticed a nearly three-minute rise in his even-strength ice time, giving him more opportunities to pile up counting stats.

Nick Leddy D NYI 4 Months

Leddy bagged the game's first goal in Tuesday's 5-2 loss to the Maple Leafs.

Leddy fired a wrist shot in the slot past Toronto's Jonathan Bernier for his third goal and fourth point in four games. He appears to be adapting quite well in moving from Chicago to Long Island, as he's seen an increase in scoring opportunities while averaging three minutes more ice time with the Isles.

Nick Leddy D NYI 4 Months

Leddy scored a goal and added an assist Thursday in a shootout win over San Jose.

Two days after scoring his first goal with the Isles, Leddy came right back with his second. He should continue seeing plenty of offensive opportunities, so Leddy has a legitimate chance to exceed his career high of 37 points as long as he holds his top-pairing position.