Welcome |Account|Sign Out 
NEW! SIGN IN WITH YOUR SOCIAL PROFILE
OR
Username or EmailPassword
 
2014 NHL Draft
SHARE

Hurricanes, Joslin agree on two-year contract

Friday, 07.08.2011 / 5:22 PM / NHL Free Agency 2011

NHL.com

Share with your Friends


Hurricanes, Joslin agree on two-year contract
The Carolina Hurricanes have re-signed defenseman Derek Joslin to a two-year, $1.4 million contract.
The Carolina Hurricanes have re-signed defenseman Derek Joslin to a two-year, $1.4 million contract.
 
"Derek is a young defenseman who played well after joining the Hurricanes last year," Carolina GM Jim Rutherford said. "He has now put himself in a position to be a full-time NHL player."
 
Joslin, 24, played in a career-high 34 NHL games in 2010-11, splitting the season between San Jose and Carolina after being acquired by the Hurricanes via trade on Feb. 18. In his 17 games with Carolina, he had 1 goal and 5 points while compiling a plus-7 rating, while averaging 18:03 of ice time per game.

The Richmond Hill, Ont., native made his NHL debut with the Sharks on Jan. 3, 2009, and has scored 2 goals and compiled 12 points in 70 career NHL regular-season games. San Jose took the 6-foot-1, 210-pound Joslin in the fifth round of the 2005 Entry Draft.
Quote of the Day

Not only is it a great idea, but if you don't [start using analytics] you're going to fall behind. You have to be on the cutting edge. It was [Arizona Coyotes assistant general manager] Darcy Regier who said, 'If you didn't invent it, you have to be the second- or third-best copier, because if you're fourth or fifth you've got no chance.'

— Detroit Red Wings coach Mike Babcock on his interest in advanced statistical analysis