VEGAS (Nov. 27, 2017) - Vegas Golden Knights General Manager George McPhee announced today, November 29, that the team has signed defenseman Brayden McNabb to a four-year contract extension through the 2021-22 season worth an average annual value of $2.5 million.
McNabb has tallied 52 points (7 G, 45 A) in 257 career games over six seasons. This year, he is one of six players in the NHL who have recorded more than 50 hits and blocked shots. He leads the Golden Knights with 56 hits and 52 blocked shots to go with two assists and 19 penalty minutes in 20 games.
The Davidson, Saskatchewan native was selected by the Vegas Golden Knights during the 2017 Expansion Draft on June 21 from the Los Angeles Kings.
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Brayden McNabb , Defenseman
Birthplace: Davidson, Saskatchewan
Weight: 212 lbs.
Draft: Selected by the Buffalo Sabres in the third round (66th overall) of the 2009 NHL Entry Draft
-Has 52 points (7 G, 45 A) in 257 career NHL games
-Scored his first NHL goal with the Sabres on December 26, 2011 vs. Washington Capitals
-Traded to the Los Angeles Kings from the Buffalo Sabres on March 5, 2014 along with Jonathan Parker and two draft picks in exchange for Hudson Fasching and Nicolas Deslauriers
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