The Vancouver Canucks have traded Jannik Hansen to the San Jose Sharks this evening, according to Pierre Lebrun.
Hearing that the San Jose Sharks are close to acquiring winger Jannik Hansen from the Vancouver Canucks.
— Pierre LeBrun (@Real_ESPNLeBrun) March 1, 2017
This was confirmed by Bob McKenzie with the return:
VAN return on Hansen to SJ is expected to be Nikolay Goldobin and a conditional fourth-round pick.
— Bob McKenzie (@TSNBobMcKenzie) March 1, 2017
This is another great deal for the Canucks, getting a former first round pick in return.
Goldobin was selected 27th overall in 2014 NHL Entry Draft and has adapted extremely well to the pro ranks. He has 15 goals and 26 assists in 46 games with the San Jose Barracuda this season:
According to TSN’s Matt Sekeres, the conditions on the fourth-round pick included in the Jannik Hansen deal are as follows.
— Matthew Sekeres (@mattsekeres) March 1, 2017