By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Penguins have re-signed forward Jared McCann to a two-year contract, the team announced.READ MORE: Lou Barletta To Enter Pennsylvania's GOP Stakes For Governor
The Penguins say the deal runs through the 2021-22 season and carries an average annual value of $2.94 million.
“Jared is a good offensive player who can play center or wing,” said vice president and general manager Jim Rutherford in a release. “We saw improvement in his play this year and feel that there is more upside to his game.”
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The Penguins have re-signed forward Jared McCann to a two-year contract.READ MORE: How To Maintain Healthy Relationships, Exercise Proper Etiquette With Your Neighbors
The deal runs through the 2021.22 campaign and carries an average annual value of $2.94 million.
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This season, the 24-year-old forward set career highs in assists with 21, points with 35 and power-play goals with six.