Whitecloud signs six-year, $16.5 million contract with Golden Knights


Zach Whitecloud signed a six-year, $16.5 million contract with the Vegas Golden Knights on Thursday. It has an average annual value of $2.75 million.

The 24-year-old defenseman is in the final season of a two-year, $1.45 million contract ($725,000 average annual value) he signed with Vegas on March 22, 2020 and could have become a restricted free agent after the season.

Whitecloud has one assist in four games this season; he has missed the past three games with an upper-body injury.

Signed by Vegas as a free agent March 8, 2018, Whitecloud has scored 14 points (two goals, 12 assists) in 72 regular-season games and seven points (three goals, four assists) in 39 Stanley Cup Playoff games.

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