Las Vegas–As the team gets ready to face off against the Predators in Nashville, the Golden Knights along with General Manager George McPhee have extended defenseman Jon Merrill for two more years.
Merril becomes the fourth Golden Knights players along with defenseman Brayden McNabb, Jonathan Marchessault, and Deryk Engelland to receive contract extensions since the season has commenced.
With Merrill being locked up for another two years with the Golden Knights his new deal extends him thru the 2019-20 season and is worth an annual average value of $1.375 million.
His total two year deal with Vegas is recorded at $2,275,000 over the term.
Merrill’s Game Winning Goal Against Pittsburgh
Intercept the pass: ✔
Drop the puck: ✔
Score the game-winner: ✔
— NHL (@NHL) December 15, 2017