Kraken, Adam Larsson conform to four-year, $16-million deal
Nashville Predators’ Kyle Turris (8) checks Edmonton Oilers’ Adam Larsson (6) throughout third interval NHL motion in Edmonton on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2020. (Jason Franson/CP)
The Seattle Kraken have agreed to a four-year, $16-million cope with defenceman Adam Larsson, per Sportsnet‘s Chris Johnston.
As a part of enlargement guidelines, the Kraken had been allowed to start out the free company signing interval early and will negotiate with UFAs — like Larsson who was left uncovered by the Edmonton Oilers — beginning at 7 a.m. Sunday via 7 a.m. Wednesday.
Larsson, a defensive defenceman, supplied elite ends in his personal finish for the Oilers’ blue line final season.
Infamously acquired in a one-for-one swap for Taylor Corridor, the fourth decide within the 2011 NHL Draft put up 68 factors in 329 video games throughout 5 seasons in Edmonton.
The 28-year-old Swede was coming off a six-year, $25-million deal signed with the New Jersey Devils in 2015.