2022 SHARKS FREE AGENCY TRACKER

Updated: Jul 24

Shark City's Official Thread for the 2022 NHL Free Agency Period.

Recent updates will be logged on top.


JULY 22

Steven Lorentz, Center - signed to a 2YR/$1.05M AAV


JULY 18

Kappo Kahkonen, Goaltender - signed to a 2 YR/$2.75M AAV

Luke Kunin, Center - signed to a 2 YR/$2.75M AAV


JULY 14

Aaron Dell, Goaltender - signed to a 1 YR/775K AAV

6'0" 209 lbs. 33 years old

Career numbers with the Sharks:

172 games played, 89 starts

.908 save percentage, 2.76 goals against average



C.J. Suess, Left Wing- signed to a 1 YR/$775K AAV

5'11" 190 lbs. 28 years old

Drafted by the Winnipeg Jets in the 2014 NHL Draft (RD5/129TH OVR)

Only four career NHL games, with an average of 5:51 time on ice



JULY 13

Andrew Agozzino, Left Wing - signed to a 2 YR/$775K AAV contract

5'10" 187 lbs. 31 years old

47 games of experience at the NHL level.

Played 66 games in the AHL with the Belleville Senators in 2021-22.

Scored 43 points (20 G, 23 A).



Nico Sturm , Center- signed to a 3 YR/$2M AAV contract

6'3" 206 lbs. 27 years old

2022 Stanley Cup Champion.

Played 21 games with the Colorado Avalanche in 2021-22.

4 years of NHL experience. Career faceoff win percentage is 52.2%


Markus Nutivaara, Defense - signed to a 1 YR/$1.5M AAV contract

6'1" 187 lbs. 28 years old

275 career NHL games, 71 career points (17 G, 54 A)

15:47 average time on ice.


Matt Benning, Defense - signed to a 4 YR.$1.25M AAV contract

6'1" 202 lbs. 28 years old

69 games in 2021-22 with the Nashville Predators.

16:21 average time on ice. 359 career blocks in 366 career NHL games.


Oskar Lindblom, Left Wing - signed to a 2 YR/$2.5M AAV contract

6'1" 191 lbs. 25 years old

Played 79 games with the Philadelphia Flyers in 2021-22.