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Briere signs extension with Berlin

Dec 27, 2012, 2:00 PM EDT

Danny Briere AP

Danny Briere has signed a contract extension with Eisbaren Berlin that, unless the NHL returns, will keep the Flyers’ forward in Germany for the rest of the season.

Briere leads the Polar Bears with 33 points in 20 games and, according to his agent, Pat Brisson, has had no issues with the organization.

“They have been treating him first class,” said Brisson, per CSNPhilly.com.

On Jan. 5, Berlin will play an outdoor game in Nuremberg against the Thomas Sabo Ice Tigers at the 50,000-seat Frankenstadion.

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