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VGK Sign Defenseman Kaedan Korczak To Three-Year Entry Level Contract

Yorkton, Saskatchewan native selected in the second round of the NHL Draft

by Vegas Golden Knights @GoldenKnights / VegasGoldenKnights.com

VEGAS (December 21, 2019) - Vegas Golden Knights General Manager Kelly McCrimmon announced today, December 21, that the team has signed defenseman Kaedan Korczak to a three-year entry level contract.

Korczak was selected by the Vegas Golden Knights in the second round (41st overall) of the 2019 NHL Entry Draft. He has appeared in 32 games during the 2019-20 season with the Western Hockey League's Kelowna Rockets, recording 28 points (5 G, 23 A) to go with 10 penalty minutes. He ranks second on the team in points and leads all defensemen. Last season with the Rockets, the Yorkton, Saskatchewan native finished with 33 points (4 G, 29 A) to go with 64 PIM in 68 games.

Kaedan Korczak, Defenseman
Birthplace: Yorkton, Saskatchewan
Height: 6-2
Weight: 192 lbs.
Age: 18
Drafted From: Kelowna Rockets (WHL)
Shoots: Right
Notes:

  • Leads Kelowna defensemen with 28 points (5 G, 23 A) to go with 10 PIM in 32 games this season
  • Collected 33 points (4 G, 29 A) to go with 64 PIM in 68 games with the Kelowna Rockets during the 2018-19 season
  • Represented Team Canada and helped lead the team to a gold medal at the 2018 Hlinka Gretzky Cup

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