28-Year-Old Goalie – Carolina Hurricanes
Scott Darling Contract Information:
Signed a four-year, $16.6 million contract with the Hurricanes in May 2017.
Darling agreed to terms on a four-year, $16.6 million contract with the Hurricanes on Friday.
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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks
Darling put up some pretty impressive numbers in limited service in 2014-15 (14-8-2, 2.20 GAA, .927 save percentage) and was instrumental in the Blackhawks’ first-round series win over the Predators. He went 3-1 with a 2.21 GAA and a .936 save percentage before stumbling in Game 6 and turning the starting job back over to Corey Crawford. But it set the stage for the Blackhawks' Stanley Cup run, and Darling proved he could play big minutes under challenging situations. This season, the former University of Maine twinetender could be in line for 30 starts or more, given Crawford’s propensity for running hot and cold. He’s a great guy to stash away for those moments, and will make for a solid daily play almost any time he takes the ice. He’ll be one of the best backups in the NHL.