San Jose, Calif. (AP) - San Jose Shark is securing a seven-year contract with Everard Kane, who will head the high scores of the free agent market.
A person familiar with the talks says that on Wednesday the contract is expected to end. The person spoke with The
Associated Press on Tuesday night on condition of anonymity, since the agreement was not completed. Sportsnet
said for the first time that the two sides were close to an agreement.
At the age of 27 in August, Ken was acquired from Buffalo on business schedules. Under the terms of that exchange,
The selection is protected by lottery, so it can be taken in 2020.
Ken's position was one of the biggest questions for the shark in this office, which was eliminated from the
tiebreaker in six games in the second round against the last champion of the Western Conference Vegas.
experienced team of sharks, he had the opportunity to join his postcassen for the first time in his career.
After the end of the season, teammate Logan Couture said, "He's in very good shape." "You do not hear what you say about him, in recent months, he's a great teammate, he cares and he wants to win." It was fun to play. "
Ken had an immediate impact on San Jose, with captain Joe Powellski making a direct pass on the top line and
was suspended by the cross-control of Pierre-Edouard Belmayer.
Jets in the 30-round campaign and 27 assists. After entering the NHL as the fourth overall selection of Atlanta in
2009, Ken has 186 goals and 168 assists in 574 career games.