Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Sharks Sign Simek, Sanderson



The San Jose Sharks have turned to Europe to make a few depth signings.

The Club announced that Czech defenseman Radim Simek has signed a one-year deal, while Swedish forward Filip Sandberg signed a two-year deal.

Simek, 24, recorded 11 goals and 13 assists in 42 games during the 2016-17 season with Bili Tygri Liberec of the Czech League. He recorded two points in eight points for the Czech Republic at this year's IIHF World Championships.

Sandberg, 22, recorded 25 points (8 goals, 17 assists) and a plus-17 rating in 52 games with HV71 of the Swedish Hockey League in 2016-17.

Here are the terms, per Kevin Kurz, Sharks insider: