Evander Kane RUMORS & NEWS

  • Sharks making mistake by banking on Kane to take a stride forward

    The Score "The San Jose Sharks took a gargantuan risk when they inked forward Evander Kane to a seven-year contract extension worth a reported $49 million on Thursday. There's no denying Kane is a quality player. He's a rugged, physical winger with annual 30-goal potential. Power..." May 24

  • Sharks Sign Evander Kane to Seven-Year Contract Extension

    Hockey Fights "  San Jose Sharks General Manager Doug Wilson announced today that the club has re-signed forward Evander Kane to a seven-year contract extension. Kane posted 14 points (nine goals, five assists) in 17 games with San Jose, including his first career..." May 24

  • Evander Kane agrees to contract extension with Sharks

    Sporting News "Evander Kane is staying with the Sharks. Kane and San Jose agreed to a seven-year, $49 million contract extension, according to Sportsnet. Kane, a nine-year NHL veteran, was traded from the Sabres to the Sharks in late February. He totaled nine goals and five assists..." May 22

  • Evander Kane on UFA priorities: ‘money, chance to win and lifestyle’

    Sportsnet "If you were to list off the most impactful trade deadline pickups this season, Winnipeg adding Paul Stastny would probably top the list. If that’s true, San Jose’s acquisition of Evander Kane for Daniel O’Regan and a couple of conditional draft picks would be a close second. After Kane arrived..." May 09

  • Sharks to Evander Kane: we want you back

    San Jose Mercury News "Over the first eight-plus years of his NHL career, Evander Kane developed a reputation for being a locker room distraction. He got exiled from Winnipeg after he violated a team dress code and a teammate in Buffalo called him “selfish” last winter during a fight in practice. Now, his most-recent..." May 09

  • Sharks' Evander Kane says he played with separated shoulder, MCL injury

    The Score "Evander Kane's sudden drop in offense this postseason might have been the result of injuries. On Sunday, the San Jose Sharks forward told The Athletic's Kevin Kurz he'd been playing with a separated shoulder, and had previously dealt with an MCL injury." May 07

  • Kane suspended one game for cross-check

    TSN "San Jose Sharks forward Evander Kane has been suspended one game by the NHL's Department of Player Safety for cross-checking Vegas Golden Knights forward Pierre-Edouard Bellemare. The incident occurred in the third period of the Sharks’ 7-0, Game 1 loss to the Golden Knights. Kane hit Bellemare..." April 28

  • Sharks’ Evander Kane to have hearing for cross-check on Bellemare

    Sportsnet "The San Jose Sharks were blanked 7-0 by the Vegas Golden Knights Thursday in Game 1 of their second-round series and now they might be without one of their top forwards for Game 2. Evander Kane will have a hearing Friday for his cross-check on Pierre-Edouard Bellemare, the NHL’s Department of..." April 27

  • Will The San Jose Sharks Re-Sign Evander Kane?

    Pro Hockey Rumors "When the NHL trade deadline finally came around, one name that was expected to be the big prize was all but out of the news. Evander Kane’s rumor mill had quieted tremendously in the weeks leading up to the deadline, with Rick Nash taking over as the top rental option. The Buffalo Sabres might..." March 07

  • San Jose Sharks Acquire Evander Kane From Buffalo Sabres

    Pro Hockey Rumors "The San Jose Sharks have acquired Evander Kane from the Buffalo Sabres, according to Bob McKenzie of TSN in exchange for a conditional 2019 first-round pick, conditional 2020 fourth-round pick and Daniel O’Regan. Kane has not signed an extension with the Sharks, and is still scheduled to become..." February 26

  • Kane focused on Sabres, not Trade Deadline

    NHL.com "The days are rapidly ticking down toward Feb. 26, the 2018 NHL Trade Deadline. Fifteen of them remain. Fifteen days between where forward Evander Kane is now, and where he might be in the future, on another team, in another city, an unknown destination. With the Buffalo Sabres last in the..." February 11

  • Evander Kane likely on the move, Sam Reinhart not

    Pro Hockey Rumors "It’s clear that Evander Kane will be traded by the Buffalo Sabres before the February 26th deadline, but where exactly he will end up and how much he will cost are still very much up in the air. Today, Darren Dreger of TSN tweeted that interest is “heating up” but that the team still could wait,..." January 20

  • With new Sabres deal never discussed, Kane awaits trade call

    Buffalo News "Evander Kane knows his phone could crackle today, tomorrow, next week or that he might have to wait all the way until the NHL's trade deadline on Feb. 26. The Sabres' winger, who will be an unrestricted free agent on July 1, knows the call is inevitably coming. He's going to be traded by the..." January 18

  • Sabres' steep asking price for Evander Kane stirs debate over worth

    Sporting News "The floundering Sabres are expected to move Evander Kane before the Feb. 26 NHL trade deadline. The 26-year-old left wing is due to become an unrestricted free agent in July and could seek a significant raise over his current $5.25 million annual average salary. He might not fit into the Sabres'..." January 18

  • Possible destinations for Evander Kane and what they might have to offer

    Hockey Buzz "The NHL traded deadline is February 26, but with their fate pretty much sealed for this season, a bottom-dweller like the Buffalo Sabres has had ongoing trade talks for weeks with GM Jason Botterill reportedly fielding calls from numerous contending teams. Buffalo's big trade chip is winger..." January 16

  • The Buffalo Sabres’ problem with shopping Evander Kane

    Sportsnet "Here’s the problem with Evander Kane. When he was drafted, he was viewed as a prototypical power forward. A new era Cam Neely. That was 2009. And that’s the problem. It’s not 2009 anymore. Kane brought the skill set to the NHL, and then the NHL changed around him. Power forwards, players..." January 13

  • Asking Price For Evander Kane Revealed

    Pro Hockey Rumors "We’ve heard speculation and rumor on the Buffalo Sabres’ asking price for Evander Kane in trade, but now Pierre LeBrun definitively reports on TSN’s Insider Trading that the team is looking for a first-round pick, prospect and a conditional pick based on whether Kane re-signs with the acquiring..." January 10

  • Tempers flare between Sabres’ Justin Falk, Evander Kane during practice

    Buffalo Hockey Beat "Defenseman Justin Falk’s booming voice suddenly cut through the din of today’s intense Sabres practice. “Shut the (expletive) up, you selfish (expletive),” Falk yelled as he skated at winger Evander Kane on the KeyBank Center ice. Falk then shoved Kane before some coaches..." January 10

  • Penguins Show Interest In Evander Kane

    Pro Hockey Rumors "With the two-time defending Stanley Cup Champion Pittsburgh Penguins on the outside looking in at a playoff spot, many expect them to be active in the weeks to come. On a radio appearance with Sportsnet 650 (audio link), Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman suggests that the Pens have shown some..." January 04