• SHARE:
  • email
  • Bookmark and Share

San Jose Sharks sign defenceman Jason Demers to two-year contract

SAN JOSE, Calif. - The San Jose Sharks have signed defenceman Jason Demers to a two-year contract.

General manager Doug Wilson announced the deal Thursday. He says Demers' ability to play an up-tempo style makes him an important part of the team.

Demers was voted the top rookie on the Sharks last season. He finished with four goals and 17 assists in 51 games. His 21 points were tied for fourth among NHL rookie defencemen.

The 22-year-old Demers also had one goal and four assists in 15 playoff games.

Demers was originally selected by the Sharks in the seventh round of the 2008 draft.

More Stories

Armed with five-year contract, MacArthur looks forward to winning in Ottawa

OTTAWA - Armed with a five-year contract extension and a nice raise, Clarke MacArthur is looking...

Leafs sign eighth overall pick William Nylander to entry-level contract

TORONTO - The Toronto Maple Leafs have signed first-round draft pick William Nylander to a...

Chicago Blackhawks sign G Michael Leighton to 1-year contract

CHICAGO - The Chicago Blackhawks have signed goaltender Michael Leighton to a one-year contract....

Ottawa Senators sign defenceman Mark Borowiecki to three-year extension

OTTAWA - The Ottawa Senators have signed defenceman Mark Borowiecki to a US$3.3-million,...
blog comments powered by Disqus

THN on Twitter

If the NHL expanded into one market, where should it go?








Contests

Our Partners