Penguins re-sign F Jared McCann to 2-year deal
Jared McCann is sticking with the Pittsburgh Penguins.
PITTSBURGH — Jared McCann is sticking with the Pittsburgh Penguins.
The team announced Friday it has re-signed the 24-year-old forward to a two-year contract that runs through the 2021-22 season. The deal carries an average annual value of $2.94 million.
McCann tied a career high with 35 points during the 2020-21 season, collecting 14 goals and 21 assists in 66 games. He added one assist in Pittsburgh's four-game loss to Montreal in the qualifying round of the Stanley Cup playoffs and was a healthy scratch for Game 3.
“Jared is a good offensive player who can play
The Penguins acquired McCann from Florida on Feb. 1, 2019 and he has played primarily on the third line during his time with the team.
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