Connect with us

Rumors

Sharks, Evander Kane Working On 7-Year Contract Extension

Published

on

The San Jose Sharks and pending unrestricted free agent Evander Kane are working towards a 7-year contract extension, according to TSN’s Pierre LeBrun.

In Kane’s new deal, he is expected to earn around $7M annually, according to TSN’s Bob McKenzie.

San Jose netted Kane in a trade with the Buffalo Sabres at the NHL trade deadline, sending forward prospect Danny O’Regan along with 2 conditional draft picks to the Sabres.

Kane notched 14 points over 17 regular season games, and 5 points in 9 playoff games for San Jose this year.

 

 

Eastern Conference

Lightning Shopping Slater Koekkoek

Published

on

The Tampa Bay Lightning are shopping defenseman, and former first round pick, Slater Koekkoek, according to SportsNet’s Elliotte Friedman.

Tampa Bay is now motivated to trade away their once prized prospect, who is currently playing with the Syracuse Crunch on a conditioning stint.

Koekkoek is waiver eligible and will become a restricted free agent with arbitration rights in the summer of 2019.

Continue Reading

Dallas Stars

Dallas Expected to Host 2020 Winter Classic

Published

on

The city of Dallas is expected to be announced as the host of the 2020 Winter Classic outdoor game, according to Sportsnet’s John Shannon.

While the Dallas Stars will be one of the teams playing in the annual game, the report indicates that the team they will be facing is not known at this time.

An announcement is expected tomorrow.

Continue Reading

Eastern Conference

Lightning Discussing Extension for Jon Cooper

Published

on

The Tampa Bay Lightning are making progress on a long-term contract extension for head coach Jon Cooper, according to The Athletic’s Joe Smith.

Tampa Bay has a number of players set to hit unrestricted free agency in 2019 and Cooper is in the final year of his contract, and Cooper has been a big success in Tampa Bay.

During Cooper’s stint, the Lightning have reached the Eastern Conference Final three times.

Continue Reading

Trending