Seattle – Montreal
The Montreal Canadiens awarded the striker his first professional contract Juraj Slafkovsky. The 18-year-old Slovak was drafted 1st overall in the 2022 draft by the Habs. Last year, in 31 games with TPS in Finland, he got 10 points.
On the side of the Seattle Kraken, Shane Wright also initialed his three-year entry contract in the NHL. The one who was seen as the 1st choice of the draft was finally selected in 4th place by the Kraken.
The Canadiens agree on the terms of a three-year entry contract (2022-2023 to 2024-2025) with forward Juraj Slafkovsky.#GoHabsGo https://t.co/PvsSuLPtSS
— Montreal Canadiens (@CanadiensMTL) July 13, 2022
WRIGHT 👏 ON 👏 SCHEDULE.
—Seattle Kraken (@SeattleKraken) July 13, 2022