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Evander Kane

25-Year-Old Left Wing – Buffalo Sabres

2015-16 NHL Stats

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20

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15

PP Pts

6

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-14

PIM

91

2016-17 NHL Projections

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2016-17 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

Despite missing a number of games due to injuries for the third straight season, Kane provided the Sabres with glimpses of his ability, racking up 20 goals, a team-leading 271 shots, and 91 penalty minutes in 65 games. That hardly lived up to Kane's big talk in the preseason...

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SHOOTS: Left   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 204   DOB: 8/2/1991   BORN: Vancouver, British Columbia   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #4 Overall in 2009   Show ContractHide Contract

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Kane signed a six-year, $31.5 million deal with the Jets in September of 2012.

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A 21-year-old woman has sued Kane for serious injuries that required multiple surgeries, The Globe and Mail reports.

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Evander Kane NHL Stats
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Season Age League Team GP G A Pts +/- PIM SOG SH% GWG SHG TOI/G G A Pts TOI/G Hits BS
2009-10 18 66 14 12 26 2 62 127 11.0 3 1 14:00 0 0 0 0:20 97 24
2010-11 19 NHL ATL 73 19 24 43 -12 68 234 8.1 2 0 17:52 4 4 8 2:19 154 32
2011-12 20 NHL WPG 74 30 27 57 11 53 287 10.5 4 0 17:31 6 3 9 2:12 173 31
2012-13 21 NHL WPG 48 17 16 33 -3 80 190 8.9 4 0 20:27 2 2 4 2:25 147 22
2013-14 22 NHL WPG 63 19 22 41 -7 66 250 7.6 4 2 20:17 1 4 5 2:14 173 36
2014-15 23 NHL WPG 37 10 12 22 -1 56 126 7.9 1 1 19:19 4 2 6 2:10 119 14
2015-16 24 NHL BUF 65 20 15 35 -14 91 271 7.4 3 1 21:02 2 4 6 2:33 171 23
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Evander Kane – Playing Time Overview

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2015-16 Time On Ice Stats

21:02

Average Time On Ice

On average, Evander Kane was on the ice for 21:02.

2:33

Average Power Play Time On Ice

On average, Evander Kane was on the ice for 2:33 during power plays.

1:07

Average Short-Handed Time On Ice

On average, Evander Kane was on the ice for 1:07 while the team was short-handed.

Year Ice Time Power Play Short-Handed
2013-14 20:17 2:14 1:50
2014-15 19:19 2:10 1:47
2015-16 21:02 2:33 1:07

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2015-16 NHL Game Log   Evander Kane
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Date Opp G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Apr 9 @NYI Did Not Play
Apr 8 CLM Did Not Play
Apr 5 @NJD Did Not Play
Apr 2 @NYR Did Not Play
Mar 31 TOR Did Not Play
Mar 29 @PIT Did Not Play
Mar 28 @DET 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 1 11:34 1:12
Mar 26 WPG 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 5 0.0 4 0 19:05 1:43
Mar 22 @CAR 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 5 20.0 0 1 21:35 2:30
Mar 19 @TOR 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 5 0 22:50 2:18
Mar 18 OTT 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 8 0.0 3 0 20:21 1:48
Mar 16 MON 0 0 0 -1 6 0 0 0 6 0.0 3 0 20:14 1:00
Mar 12 CAR 0 2 2 1 4 0 0 0 6 0.0 2 0 22:07 3:00
Mar 10 @MON 0 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 7 0.0 3 0 23:08 1:25
Mar 8 NYR 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 1 22:59 1:48
Mar 7 @TOR 1 1 2 0 4 0 0 0 1 100.0 3 0 22:10 4:28
Mar 5 MIN 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 4 0 21:54 0:49
Mar 3 CGY 1 1 2 2 0 0 1 0 5 20.0 1 0 23:23 9:13
Mar 1 EDM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 5 0 22:11 1:05
Feb 27 @LOS 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 2 1 23:23 4:02
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Feb 26 @SAN 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 100.0 1 0 20:57 0:00
Feb 24 @ANA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 3 0 23:28 4:35
Feb 21 PIT 0 0 0 -2 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 0 19:53 2:01
Feb 19 @CLM 0 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 6 0.0 2 0 19:13 2:56
Feb 16 @OTT Did Not Play
Feb 14 COL 1 0 1 2 2 0 0 0 3 33.3 3 0 21:19 2:48
Feb 12 MON 2 0 2 1 2 0 0 0 5 40.0 4 0 21:27 1:38
Feb 11 @PHI 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 8 0.0 0 0 21:54 4:40
Feb 9 FLA 1 0 1 -1 29 0 0 0 3 33.3 2 1 11:57 0:35
Feb 6 @BOS 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 6 0.0 2 1 19:50 2:47
Feb 4 BOS 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 11 9.1 3 1 24:00 4:28
Feb 3 @MON 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 2 0 20:43 1:18
Jan 26 @OTT 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 5 20.0 1 0 21:36 2:52
Jan 25 @NYR 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 3 0 21:57 1:11
Jan 22 DET 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 4 0 21:46 1:16
Jan 20 @COL 1 0 1 -2 4 1 0 0 5 20.0 3 0 22:05 1:03
Jan 18 @ARI 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 7 0.0 6 2 22:39 0:38
Jan 16 WAS 1 1 2 2 0 0 1 0 5 20.0 3 0 19:58 4:56
Jan 15 BOS 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 3 0 21:52 2:41
Jan 12 @MIN 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 3 0 21:45 1:59
Jan 10 @WPG 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 4 1 21:32 1:38
Jan 8 @CHI 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 3 0 23:09 0:28
Jan 5 FLA 0 0 0 -3 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 3 0 21:08 2:25
Jan 2 DET 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 2 0 19:52 3:18
Dec 31 NYI 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 7 0.0 0 1 20:20 2:02
Dec 30 @WAS 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 6 0.0 1 2 21:04 3:02
Dec 28 WAS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 3 0 20:20 2:38
Dec 26 @BOS 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 5 20.0 1 0 19:47 2:47
Dec 19 CHI 0 1 1 -1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 4 0 19:35 3:08
Dec 17 ANA 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 5 20.0 6 1 19:09 2:52
Dec 15 NJD 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 3 0 22:37 2:30
Dec 14 @DET 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 20:18 2:03
Dec 12 LOS 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 3 1 20:38 1:07
Dec 10 @CGY 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 6 0.0 1 1 21:40 1:46
Dec 7 @VAN 0 0 0 -1 4 0 0 0 6 0.0 9 1 22:05 2:12
Dec 6 @EDM 0 0 0 -2 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 0 22:59 4:39
Dec 4 ARI 2 0 2 3 2 0 0 1 2 100.0 2 0 21:13 2:31
Dec 1 @DET 2 0 2 0 4 1 0 0 6 33.3 2 0 24:38 4:53
Nov 28 @NAS 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 22:02 4:07
Nov 27 CAR 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0 20:15 1:11
Nov 25 NAS 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 5 20.0 4 0 24:34 2:30
Nov 23 STL 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 2 21:19 1:37
Nov 21 @DAL 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 4 0.0 2 1 18:32 1:38
Nov 19 @STL 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 3 0 20:55 1:44
Nov 17 DAL Did Not Play
Nov 14 SAN Did Not Play
Nov 12 @FLA Did Not Play
Nov 10 @TAM Did Not Play
Nov 7 VAN Did Not Play
Nov 5 TAM Did Not Play
Nov 1 @NYI Did Not Play
Oct 30 PHI Did Not Play
Oct 29 @PIT Did Not Play
Oct 27 @PHI Did Not Play
Oct 24 NJD 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 0 17:56 2:04
Oct 23 MON 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 4 0 17:49 3:20
Oct 21 TOR 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 7 14.3 4 0 22:05 3:38
Oct 17 @TAM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 2 1 21:23 3:10
Oct 15 @FLA 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 4 0 19:49 3:50
Oct 12 CLM 0 1 1 0 2 0 1 0 3 0.0 2 1 20:36 4:54
Oct 10 TAM 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 4 1 20:55 2:28
Oct 8 OTT 0 1 1 -1 0 0 1 0 3 0.0 2 0 21:58 3:14

Evander Kane: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Kane pleaded not guilty Monday to charges stemming from a June incident outside a Buffalo area bar, Michael Mroziak of WBFO 88.7 FM reports.

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Kane was arrested in Buffalo on Friday, having been charged with misdemeanor criminal trespassing and four counts of non-criminal harassment related to a bar incident in June, The Buffalo News reports.  

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Kane will face non-criminal harassment charges for an alleged incident at a bar in Buffalo on June 24, The Buffalo News reports.

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Kane is being investigated on allegations he physically harassed two women in a Buffalo bar on Thursday night, reports the Associated Press.

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Kane is the subject of an investigation by the Buffalo Police Department following a late-night altercation Thursday, The Buffalo News reports.

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Kane's first season with the Sabres ended prematurely with an upper-body injury, but still managed to finish with 20 goals and 35 points in 65 games.

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Kane (upper body) has been shut down for the rest of the season, reports Mike Harrington of The Buffalo News.

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Kane (upper body) won't play Tuesday against the Penguins.

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Kane (upper body) is considered day-to-day but is not expected to play in Tuesday's game against the Penguins, Bill Hope of the Times Herald reports.

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Kane will not return to Monday's game against the Red Wings after suffering an upper-body injury, John Vogl of The Buffalo News reports.

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Kane scored his 20th goal of the year Tuesday against Carolina, netting the game-tying tally with 3:49 remaining in what turned out to be a 3-2 win.

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Kane had two assists in Saturday's win over Carolina and now has recorded multiple points for the third time in six games.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

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2015-16

Kane reputation is what it is -- the guy can only work to prove that thereís more to the man than the youthful mistakes heís made. Heís coming into Buffalo with a burning desire to prove those detractors wrong, and heíll be well equipped to do it. Heís a consistent scoring threat while on the ice because of that delicious combination of elite speed, physicality, and a rocket shot. Kane is coming off shoulder surgery, so it may take all of training camp for him to round into shape. But he can be a 50-plus point power winger who delivers 75 PIM and first-unit power-play production this season. Heíll probably start alongside Ryan OíReilly, but donít be surprised to see him develop chemistry with franchise center, Jack Eichel. Kane brings definite value in single-year formats, though dynasty owners need to grab the 24-year-old even earlier.

2014-15

By all accounts, Kaneís 2013-14 campaign was a disappointment. The talented winger posted just 19 goals, 22 assists and 66 PIM in 63 games, and was even a healthy scratch a couple times throughout the year. Yes, he did have trouble battling through a hand injury, but the Jets and fantasy owners alike expected more out of Kane by this point. The former No. 4 overall pick is now 23 years old and after five full seasons in the NHL, he should be entering his prime production years, not trending downward. Thereís been speculation that both he and the Jets may be unhappy with their current relationship, but fantasy owners will just have to accept him for what he is until the team pulls the trigger on a trade. He should line up next to Mark Scheifele and Blake Wheeler this season, giving him every opportunity to show why heís still considered one of the elite scoring talents in the NHL, despite his recent lack of production. Fantasy owners should be careful not to reach for him in their drafts, but he certainly holds a lot of potential if he can be picked up in the right spot.

2013-14

Although he had surgery on his foot in the offseason, Kane will be good to go for the 2013-14 season and will most likely start the year on the team's second line with Olli Jokinen and the newly-acquired Devin Setoguchi, who came from the Wild via trade. The former fourth overall pick showed once again last year that he has the skill and shooting ability to maintain a 30-goal pace, and given that he's now entering his prime, he should be able to pick his game up a notch, with 30+ goals and 60+ points now becoming more of an expected result rather than a mere hope.

2012-13

Kane enters his fourth professional season with all the right kinds of momentum: 2012 saw No. 9 record his highest goals total so far in his young career with 30. He will likely be playing for a new contract and the 21-year old was able to finish the second half of last year injury-free after struggling with concussion symptoms in December and January. Though Kane has yet to fully realize his potential as a fourth-overall draft selection, the Vancouver native is trending in the right direction. Bump him up a few spots in keeper leagues, and his 53 penalty minutes make a nice bonus for those in leagues that reward sin bin points.

2011-12

Kane posted 19 goals and 24 assists for 43 points for a solid sophomore campaign last season. His minus-12 rating in 2010-11 was similar to that of the majority of Jets players and will probably improve this season. Kane's conditioning and talent mean the sky is the limit for him this year. Expect Kane to top 20 goals and 50 points in 2011-12. He's worth drafting once the proven stars have been chosen.

2010-11

Posting 14 goals and 12 assists for 26 points in 66 games in his rookie season, Kane began his NHL career with a solid showing despite being just 19 years old. Thrashers coach John Anderson did provide Kane with an opportunity to play on the teamís top two lines and thereís no reason not to expect the same in Year 2. Although Kane is still likely a year or two away from a true breakout performance, his size and talent are capable of delivering and there is no doubt he has star potential. He will continue to improve as the team in Atlanta gets stronger, and if he can get closer to a full 82-game season than the 66 he played as a rookie, we could see Kane reach 20 goals and 30-40 points as a second-year player.

2009-10

The Thrashers drafted Kane with the first-round, fourth overall pick in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft. Kane, who is still 17, registered 96 points in 61 games with the Vancouver Giants of the Western hockey league last season. He ranked second in goals overall with 48. Kane is a very talented young player who will make a definite impact in the NHL. It may not be this season due to his age and needs some seasoning, but with the Thrashers hurting for another offensive threat, he could be brought up mid to late season.