The Vegas Golden Knights signed powerful man Ryan Reaves on Monday to a two-year contract extension value $3.5 million.
He’ll depend $1.75 million US towards the wage cap in every of the subsequent two seasons. Reaves introduced the brand new deal in a video on the Golden Knights’ Twitter web page.
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“There’s two issues I have not achieved: No. 1 have not received a Stanley Cup, No. 2 have not received a scoring title,” Reaves stated. “Now, I can win a Stanley Cup this yr. I can do it. Cannot win the scoring title. Cannot do it. Simply missed it by a pair factors. And I can also’t do it subsequent yr if I haven’t got a contract. So I’m pleased to announce that I simply signed a two-year extension along with your Vegas Golden Knights.”
The 33-year-old from Winnipeg had eight objectives and 7 assists for 15 factors — 95 in need of Leon Draisaitl’s league-leading 110. Reaves did lead the NHL with 316 hits in 71 video games this season.
He’s a veteran of 649 regular-season video games and was a part of Vegas’ 2018 workforce that reached the Stanley Cup Last. The Golden Knights have a bye into the standard first spherical of an expanded, 24-team playoff if the season resumes.