Evander Kane RUMORS & NEWS

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    Buffalo Sabres @BuffaloSabres

    JUST IN: Coach Bylsma says Evander Kane is out for the remainder of the season; injury is upper body with 3-4 weeks timeline.

  • Evander Kane Done for Remainder of 2015-16

    The Hockey Writers "Buffalo Sabres head coach Dan Bylsma said today that Evander Kane will miss the remainder of the season with an undisclosed upper-body injury. The Sabres made the announcement via their official Twitter account. Kane was forced out of a contest vs. the Detroit Red Wings on Monday night after..." March 31

  • No charges against Evander Kane after sex encounter investigation

    Buffalo News "Buffalo Sabres star Evander Kane has been cleared of any wrongdoing after an investigation into a sexual encounter in December. No accusation was ever made against Kane, but an investigation started when a young woman who spent the night with him sought medical treatment at a local hospital and..." March 11

  • Sabres' Evander Kane knows only his actions matter

    ESPN "Zach Bogosian has known Evander Kane since Day 1 of the winger's NHL career. Both were drafted by the Atlanta Thrashers one year apart, they moved to Winnipeg via re-location and were traded together to Buffalo. In short, no other current or former teammate is in a better position to assess the..." March 08

  • Evander Kane apologizes: ‘I can take hockey more seriously’

    Sportsnet "Evander Kane: So talented and, at times, so careless. The Buffalo Sabres star winger had been playing his best hockey of the season before he overslept and missed Monday’s practice. He has eight goals in his last 13 games and gamely recorded three fights last Tuesday against Florida’s Alex..." February 17

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    Mike Harrington @BNHarrington

    Kane meets media, issues full apology. "It's something that never should have happened." #Sabres

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    Scott Swenson @ScottSwenson4

    Evander Kane was at the NBA all-star game yesterday and he called Sabres to say he won't be at practice today. Kane will not play tomorrow.

  • Evander Kane sleeps in, gets punished by Sabres

    Sportsnet "Evander Kane will be punished for sleeping in. The winger will not dress for the Buffalo Sabres game in Ottawa Tuesday, head coach Dan Bylsma told reporters after Kane missed Monday’s practice." February 15

  • Kane, Petrovic ejected after 3rd fight of the game

    The Score "Make it 3-0 Kane. Buffalo Sabres forward Evander Kane and Florida Panthers defenseman Alex Petrovic fought for a third and final time Tuesday, and Kane once again came out the victor." February 10

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    Mike Harrington @BNHarrington

    Evander Kane on return to The Peg: "I play for the Buffalo #Sabres now and I look at it as business as usual." pic.twitter.com/cE44GV27XN

  • Evander Kane prepares for ‘hostile’ return to Winnipeg

    Pro Hockey Talk "They chanted “Silver Medal!” at Ryan Miller, “Crosby’s better!” at Alex Ovechkin, and “Let’s Go Blue Jays!” at the Toronto Maple Leafs. You can only imagine what Winnipeg Jets fans might come up with for Evander Kane. Perhaps something about a wet track suit? That actually might be the..." January 08

  • Evander Kane responds to reported sexual offense allegation: 'I've done nothing wrong'

    The Score "Evander Kane says he is innocent. "I just want to say I've done nothing wrong," the Buffalo Sabres forward told reporters Monday. "I look forward to clearing my name. I respect the legal process and unfortunately at this time, there's not much more I can talk about." Lou Michel and Tim..." December 28

  • Evander Kane subject of sex offense investigation

    Buffalo News "Evander Kane, a Buffalo Sabres left winger, is the subject of a sex offense investigation by Buffalo police for an incident that allegedly occurred Sunday morning in a downtown hotel room near First Niagara Center, three police sources have told The Buffalo News. Kane has not been charged with..." December 28

  • Evander Kane returns to Sabres' lineup vs. Blues

    CBS Sports "The Buffalo Sabres have lost two straight and are about to embark on a two-game road trip to take on the Western Conference's best teams. However, they'll do so with fortified lineup thanks to the return of skilled forward Evander Kane to the lineup. Kane has been out since sustaining a..." November 19

  • Sabres' Kane hopes to return Thursday against Blues

    NHL.com "Buffalo Sabres forward Evander Kane hopes to return from a knee injury Thursday when the Sabres face the St. Louis Blues. "I think you'll have a pretty good chance to see me in the lineup tomorrow so I'm looking forward to that," Kane said Wednesday. Sabres coach Dan Bylsma said Kane has..." November 18

  • Sabres' Zach Bogosian to make season debut; Evander Kane nearing return

    CBS Sports "The Buffalo Sabres' blue line will get a boost Tuesday night with the return of Zach Bogosian from a lower-body injury. The veteran defenseman acquired in a trade with the Winnipeg Jets last season won't have it easy in his season debut as the Sabres will be taking on the high-scoring Dallas Stars..." November 17

  • Winnipeg Jets respond to Evander Kane’s trade request comments

    Puck Drunk Love "We wrote about Evander Kane’s comments to The Hockey News on how he requested a trade out of Winnipeg every offseason he was with the team. The comments were honest, but brash. Fans in Winnipeg weren’t expected to be happy with them, and Kane’s former Jets teammates have responded directly to..." October 28

  • Evander Kane asked out of Winnipeg every offseason

    Yahoo! Sports "Evander Kane wanted out of Winnipeg. Also, there are dinosaurs in “Jurassic World.” Putting aside the obvious for a moment, it was never a question of “if” but rather one of “when” for a Kane trade from the Winnipeg Jets. The first rumors of a trade request from the talented winger to Jets..." October 26

  • Sabres' Kane out 4-6 weeks with MCL injury

    TSN "Buffalo Sabres forward Evander Kane is out 4-6 weeks with an MCL injury. Sabres head coach Dan Byslma confirmed the news after practice on Monday. Kane suffered the injury during Saturday's game against the New Jersey Devils when he was hit into the corner boards. " October 26

  • Evander Kane exits Sabres game vs. Devils with left knee injury

    NHL.com "Buffalo Sabres left wing Evander Kane left Saturday night's 4-3 loss to the New Jersey Devils with a left knee injury. Kane collapsed after having his knee pinned to the boards in the right corner of the Devils' zone on a check from David Schlemko." October 25

  • Bylsma confident Eichel, Kane will click

    Buffalo News "Dan Bylsma has given some thought to breaking up Jack Eichel and Evander Kane. Through five games, they’ve combined for two goals, both by Eichel. On a team in need of scoring, that won’t cut it. But then Bylsma thinks back to the duo’s shifts. The Sabres’ coach remembers three shots by Kane..." October 21

  • Sabres’ Kane wins back girlfriend with billboard ad

    Sportsnet "Buffalo Sabres forward Evander Kane‘s relationship with model Mara Teigen was apparently on the fritz…until he surprised her by taking out a billboard ad for her on the Sunset Strip in West Hollywood over the weekend. Teigen, who spoke to TMZ, referred to Kane as “a good guy,” and called the..." September 02

  • What Kane trade could actually cost the Jets

    Sportsnet "It was a shrewd, profitable investment, particularly in the short-term. But in the near future, the bill will come due for the Winnipeg Jets. Their winter trade with the Buffalo Sabres that added Tyler Myers and Drew Stafford to a team that was already playing well was well-executed by GM..." April 22

  • New Sabres F Evander Kane: 'It's nice to feel wanted'

    Sporting News "Evander Kane's tenure in Winnipeg will, for better or worse, be defined by his final week there, a week that started in controversy and ended in a blockbuster. The star winger was dealt to the Sabres as the headliner in a six-player trade Wednesday, generating more buzz around the hockey world..." February 12

  • Evander Kane on trade to Buffalo Sabres: 'It's nice to feel wanted'

    ESPN "Evander Kane is no stranger to Twitter, but strangely enough, he found out about his trade to the Buffalo Sabres the old-fashioned way Wednesday. "I've been having some tough nights sleeping with shoulder surgery," Kane told ESPN.com Wednesday over the phone from Winnipeg. "I woke up to a call..." February 11

  • Kane, Bogosian dealt to Sabres in eight-player blockbuster deal

    TSN "The Evander Kane era in Winnipeg has come to an end as part a blockbuster eight-player deal with the Buffalo Sabres. The Jets traded Kane, Zach Bogosian, and unsigned goaltending prospect Jason Kasdorf to the Sabres on Wednesday in exchange for Tyler Myers, Drew Stafford, prospects Brendan..." February 11

  • Why ‘fiercely independent’ Kane must change ways

    Sportsnet "There are a ton of questions about Evander Kane. None of them involve his game. “He can do everything necessary to be a prototypical modern-day power forward,” said an executive from a potential trade partner. “You name it, he can do it.” “This guy is one hell of a player,” added..." February 11

  • Would Sabres trade for Evander Kane this season?

    CBS Sports "It's quite possible, if not likely, that Evander Kane has played his final game for the Winnipeg Jets. He is out for the remainder of the season after undergoing shoulder surgery over the weekend and seems to have worn out his welcome with the team following an incident in Vancouver last week that..." February 10

  • How much is a flawed asset like Evander Kane worth?

    Pro Hockey Talk "Evander Kane is a flawed asset. For all his talent, which is considerable, after what happened last week, there are major concerns about the 23-year-old’s ability to fit in with teammates. And make no mistake, that’s a big deal in hockey, where a group-first attitude and a willingness to buy in..." February 09

  • Chevy won't give Evander Kane away

    Winnipeg Free Press "If you think Kevin Cheveldayoff is going to trade Evander Kane for less than what the GM thinks his asset is worth you haven’t been paying attention. Cheveldayoff doesn’t trade for the sake of trading. It’s not a sport for him or the source of an adrenaline rush or ego boost. He’s deliberate..." February 09

  • Kane skipped game after incident with teammates

    Sportsnet "Evander Kane failed to show up in time for Winnipeg’s game in Vancouver earlier this week following an incident with Dustin Byfuglien and other teammates, Sportsnet has learned. It was previously believed the Jets had made Kane a scratch for the game in his hometown. Following the 3-2 overtime..." February 06

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    Stephen Whyno @SWhyno

    Evander Kane on #NHLJets' injured reserve retroactive to Feb. 2. Means the earliest he can play is Feb. 10 vs. #mnwild

  • Would Evander Kane actually make sense in Philadelphia?

    Broad Street Hockey "It's been a few months since Evander Kane trade rumors popped up, so frankly we were pretty due for this. The Winnipeg Jets forward was a healthy scratch Tuesday night after apparently breaking a team rule by wearing a track suit to a meeting instead of an actual suit. Ink was spilled, feelings..." February 05

  • Report: Evander Kane was benched for dress code violation

    CBS Sports "Winnipeg Jets forward Evander Kane was a healthy scratch for their game in Vancouver on Tuesday night for what was said to be a "coach's decision." Given the importance of the game, Kane's status as one of the best players on the team, and the fact the game was being played in his hometown, it..." February 05

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    Ed Tait @WFPEdTait

    Ladies and gentlemen, start your Evander Kane conspiracy engines ... again. He's scratched in his hometown. Coach's decision. #NHLJets #bn

  • Kane returns to Jets practice in non-contact jersey

    TSN "Winnipeg Jets forward Evander Kane took part in Wednesday's morning practice, a first since the 23-year-old suffered a lower-body injury on Dec. 22. Kane, along with defencemen Toby Enstrom and Mark Stuart, wore baby blue non-contact jerseys. Enstrom and Stuart both returned from injury on..." January 08

  • Two-game suspension for Jets' Kane

    Winnipeg Sun "Evander Kane will miss the Winnipeg Jets’ next two games for his dangerous hit on Anaheim’s Clayton Stoner, Sunday. The NHL department of player safety handed the suspension down Monday, meaning Kane will miss games in Dallas, Tuesday, and Colorado, Thursday. He’ll also forfeit more than..." December 10

  • NHL will hold Monday hearing with Evander Kane

    Pro Hockey Talk "Winnipeg Jets forward Evander Kane will have a hearing with the NHL’s Department of Player Safety for his check from behind on Anaheim Ducks defenseman Clayton Stoner. There was no clarification regarding whether it’s in person or over the phone, but one would assume that it would be the latter..." December 08

  • Jets F Kane expected to begin skating this weekend

    TSN "Winnipeg Jets forward Evander Kane is expected to begin skating on his own this weekend as recovers from a lower-body injury. Jets head coach Paul Maurice said Thursday Kane is progressing well but has not skated since suffering the injury. The 23-year-old collided knee-on-knee with teammate..." October 24

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    Ken Wiebe @WiebeSunSports

    #NHLJets HC Paul Maurice says Evander Kane (knee) is progressing nicely and should start skating on his own sometime this week. Return TBA

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    Ken Wiebe @WiebeSunSports

    #NHLJets HC Paul Maurice said Evander Kane is out with lower-body injury and he will be re-evaluated in two weeks. Felt news was positive

  • 593d
    Ken Wiebe @WiebeSunSports

    #NHLJets HC Paul Maurice still doesn't have a definitive word on extent of Evander Kane (knee) but "wouldn't list him as day-to-day."

  • 594d
    Bob McKenzie @TSNBobMcKenzie

    No official word yet from WPG on Evander Kane's apparent knee injury but there is considerable concern on degree of severity.

  • Evander Kane trade to Flyers was almost 'very close' to happening

    Broad Street Hockey "We sort of suspected this over the summer when the rumor winds were blowing and we were all wondering what the Flyers were going to do about adding a scorer to play on the wing, but TSN's Bob McKenzie reported Tuesday night that Ron Hextall was close to pulling a trigger on a trade for Evander..." September 24

  • Evander Kane makes little sense for Predators

    Tennessean "If the Predators want to get more offensive via trade, there's one more player out there who could help them. Evander Kane of the Winnipeg Jets is a young scorer who would complement first-line winger James Neal on the second line. If character wasn't an issue, Kane, a former 30-goal scorer who..." July 22

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    gary lawless @garylawless

    Chevy and #nhljets would want a young top 6 F or young top 4 D in return for Kane. Player must be coming of age or in prime and locked up

  • Evander Kane of is on the market. Does a deal to the Oilers make sense?

    Edmonton Journal "Evander Kane is 6-feet, 2-inches, 195-pounds, about to turn 23 years old, and a five-year NHL veteran. He’s got four years left on a contract with a $5.2 million cap hit. He’s a winger who shoots left. Kane scored 19 goals in 61 games for the Jets last year, and shot just 7.6 per cent, which..." June 18

  • Evander Kane claims he acted in self-defence in response to civil suit

    Yahoo! Sports "Evander Kane is currently facing a civil suit stemming from an incident that occurred in his hometown Vancouver last last summer. According to Vancouver resident Les Makievsky, an employee at a downtown Vancouver nightclub, Kane assaulted him, causing a concussion, along with injuries to the head,..." June 13

  • Evander Kane might be scratched tonight

    Pro Hockey Talk "Jets coach Paul Maurice wouldn’t reveal Winnipeg’s lines for tonight’s game against the Toronto Maple Leafs, but it looks like Evander Kane will be scratched. That’s based off the fact that Kane stayed on the ice after the Jets’ morning skate was over and the vast majority of his teammates had..." April 05

  • Jets' Evander Kane faces lawsuit over alleged assault

    CBC Sports "The Winnipeg Jets' Evander Kane is being sued by a Vancouver man who claims he was assaulted last year, although the 22-year-old forward faces no criminal charges.​ In a notice of civil claim filed on March 28 with the B.C. Supreme Court, the man alleges that he was attacked by Kane while..." April 03

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