Friday, September 18, 2020 5:13 PM EST
By The Associated Press, AP
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jared McCann is sticking with the Pittsburgh Penguins. The team announced it has re-signed the 24-year-old forward to a two-year contract that runs through the 2021-22 season. The deal carries an average annual value of $2.94 million. McCann tied a career high with 35 points during the 2020-21 season, collecting 14 goals and 21 assists in 66 games. He added one assist in Pittsburgh’s four-game loss to Montreal in the qualifying round of the Stanley Cup playoffs.