BOSTON (CBS) — The Boston Bruins signed defenseman Kevan Miller to a four-year extension, the team announced on Tuesday.

The deal is reportedly for $10 million and will carry a cap hit of $2.5 million per year.

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Miller skated in a career-high 71 games and also established career highs in goals (five), assists (13), points (18) and penalty minutes (53) in 2015-16, his third season in Boston. Miller, 28, has played in 159 games at the NHL level — all with the Bruins.

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The team also signed forward Seth Griffith to a one-year, two-way contract through the 2016-17 season.

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