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Jul 17, 2014
Rotoworld
Arguing that Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews' matching eight-year, $84 million extensions aren't excessive, agent Pat Brisson claimed that they could have gotten $13.8 million annually if they so desired.

Patrick Kane glad Blackhawks stuck with him

Winger went through growing pains but as he worked on maturity, he appreciated teammates and organization supporting himWhen Patrick Kane is introduced Friday night during the opening ceremony of the Blackhawks Convention, fans not only will see a player a season away from becoming one of the highest paid in the NHL, but one who's level of maturity appears to have caught up to his hockey skills.
Chicago Tribune Jul 17, 2014

Patrick Kane glad Blackhawks stuck with him

Winger went through growing pains but as he worked on maturity, he appreciated teammates and organization supporting himWhen Patrick Kane is introduced Friday night during the opening ceremony of the Blackhawks Convention, fans not only will see a player a season away from becoming one of the highest paid in the NHL, but one who's level of maturity appears to have caught up to his hockey skills.
Rotoworld Jul 17, 2014

Agent: Kane, Toews could have gotten more - Patrick Kane (W) Chicago Blackhawks

Arguing that Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews' matching eight-year, $84 million extensions aren't excessive, agent Pat Brisson claimed that they could have gotten $13.8 million annually if they so desired.
Northwest Herald Jul 17, 2014

Blackhawks celebrate extensions for Toews, Kane

CHICAGO – Stan Bowman sounded like a proud father as he told stories about Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane.
Chicago Tribune Jul 16, 2014

Toews, Kane look ahead with new deals

With the ink dry on sparkling new, identical contract extensions, the Chicago Blackhawks’ Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane looked to the future Wednesday at the United Center.

Toews, Kane look ahead with new deals

With the ink dry on sparkling new, identical contract extensions, the Chicago Blackhawks’ Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane looked to the future Wednesday at the United Center.

Kane, Toews contract breakdown

Here’s a look at how the contracts for Chicago Blackhawks forwards Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews will each be broken down over their eight-year extensions: (According to information told to ESPN.com’s Pierre LeBrun by a source) 2015-16 -- Signing bonus at $7 million + salary at $6.8 million = $13.8 million 2016-17 -- Signing bonus at $6 million + salary at $7.8 million = $13.8 million 2017-18 -- Signing bonus at $6 million + salary at $7.
Jewels From The Crown Jul 10, 2014

(POLL) Will Anze Kopitar Be a Ten-Million-Dollar Player?

With Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane breaking the barrier, we can't help but notice a looming contract in the distance...

Agent: Kane, Toews balance wins, payday

Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane could have chosen to be the LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony of the NHL's free agency market a year from now. Based on their talents, ages and where the salary cap is expected to go, Kane and Toews would have undoubtedly had suitors lining up to wine and dine them and willing to pay them more than the $10.5 million average salary they'll receive from the Chicago Blackhawks beginning in the 2015-16 season. That scenario plus many more were discussed by Kane and Toews with their agent Pat Brisson of Creative Artists Agency.

Challenge begins after Kane, Toews deals

Chicago Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowman achieved Wednesday what he had been planning out for years and secured Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews to lengthy contract extensions. Unfortunately for Bowman, his job doesn't get any easier from here on out. Signing Kane and Toews for eight more years assured the Blackhawks of two superstars through the 2022-23 season. Add in what the Blackhawks have already done in signing Patrick Sharp, Bryan Bickell and Teuvo Teravainen through 2017, Niklas Hjalmarsson through 2019, Corey Crawford through 2020, Marian Hossa through 2021 and Duncan Keith...
Five For Howling Jul 10, 2014

Thursday's Coyotes Tracks - 84 and counting

The Chicago Blackhawks have resigned Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews to huge contracts! Could pieces of Chicago be heading out of town? Coyotes News Smooth-skating Arizona Coyotes top pick Brendan Perlini boasts size, slick handsThe English countryside doesn't sound like a hockey hotbed, and it really isn't. But that didn't deter the Coyotes' top pick of the 2014 NHL draft. News From Around the Hockey World Jonathan Toews, Patrick Kane each sign $84 million contracts with Blackhawks - SBNation.comJonathan Toews and Patrick Kane are going to be dominating the Western Conference for another...
Blueshirt Banter Jul 10, 2014

Jonathan Toews And Patrick Kane Contract Extensions: Welcome To The "New" NHL Landscape

Toews and Kane are making major bucks while Chicago takes on historical cap hits. This isn't a bad thing. Actually, it's the way things are supposed to work. In the moments after the Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane twin eight-year, $10.5-million per contract extensions were announced it was kind of like walking out of a bomb shelter after years of living underground. So after the deals were announced we walked up the latter, opened the hatch and let our eyes adjust to the sun. What we saw was fascinating. Kane and Toews just became the biggest cap-hit players in the NHL, but not...
Die By The Blade Jul 10, 2014

Sabres Links: Buffalo trades for Samuels-Thomas, Kane and Toews sign new deals, Devils sign Schneider

The Kane to Buffalo talk can calm down now, but the Sabres did add a player yesterday. Sabres Links The Sabres traded a conditional seventh-round pick to the Winnipeg Jets for prospect Jordan Samuels-Thomas [Sabres.com] Our friends over at College Hockey wrote earlier this year about how Samuels-Thomas was the X-factor for Quinnipiac [College Hockey] Around The League Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews both signed eight year extensions worth $84 million each [Chicago Tribune] The Devils re-signed Cory Schneider to a seven-year, $42 million deal [TSN] The Ducks signed Dany Heatley to a...
Buffalo News Jul 9, 2014

Kane, Toews get 8-year extensions in Chicago

by Amy Moritz How does eight more years sound? The Chicago Blackhawks announced contract extensions to both Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews that will run through the 2022-23 season. The contracts are worth a reported $10.5 million per season. A formal press conference will be next week. Kane, the 25-year old Buffalo native, has scored big goals in big games for the Blackhawks, including the series-clinching goal in Game 6 of the 2010 Stanley Cup Final while winning the Conn Smythe Trophy (playoff MVP) in 2013. He won the Calder Trophy (rookie of the year) in 2008 and has participated in...

Kane and Toews get eight-year extensions in Chicago

by Amy Moritz How does eight more years sound? The Chicago Blackhawks announced contract extensions to both Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews that will run through the 2022-23 season. The...

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