The Golden Cavaliers signed a three-year contract worth approximately $15 million with the 33-year-old guard.
Martinez played 53 regular-season games for the Vegas Golden Cavaliers last season, scoring 9 goals and providing 23 assists. Before being eliminated by the Montreal Canadiens in the Stanley Cup semifinals in Las Vegas, he also contributed 4 goals and 2 assists in 19 playoff games.
It is important to re-sign from Vegas, and now some quota clearance needs to be done at some point. Retaining Alec Martinez is the top priority of the Golden Cavaliers. Since last week, the pending UFA D has been considering Vegas’ offer. https://t.co/D2lYTXFv9O
-Pierre LeBlanc (@PierreVLeBrun) July 26, 2021
He spent the first 11 seasons of his career with the Los Angeles Kings, won the Stanley Cup in 2012 and 2014, but was traded to Las Vegas in February 2020 for a one-on-two round pick .
Martinez is about to end the six-year, $24 million renewal contract he signed with the Kings in December 2014, with a cap of $4 million.