Originally Posted by The Pencil Neck
Maybe because we like him, expect him to keep performing at a high level, and want to keep him on our team for longer?
Still does not fit for me. Extend him towards end of season to avoid injury impacting a new contract. I am not saying not to extend just no reason to do it now. This is one time I am not willing to push salary to later, at least not until I see how other players do.