The 21-year-old had 10 goals and 10 assists in 75 games for the Canucks in 2017-18, setting career highs in games played, goals, assists Youth Brandon Carlo Jersey , points and penalty minutes. His 155 hits led all Canucks forwards, while his 46 penalty minutes ranked fourth on the team.
In 140 games over three seasons with the Canucks, the 6-foot-1, 229-pound right wing has 34 points (17 goals Authentic Max Domi Jersey , 17 assists) and 93 penalty minutes.
Virtanen was selected by Vancouver in the first round, sixth overall, at the 2014 draft.
”We’re pleased to sign Jake to an extension,” Canucks general manager Jim Benning said in a statement. ”He adds physical presence and speed to our lineup and can help create offensive chances when going hard to the net. We look forward to seeing Jake take the next step in his game and consistently contribute to the team’s success.”
Oakland Raiders offensive lineman Vadal Alexander has been suspended without pay for the first four games next season for a violation of the league policy on performance-enhancing drugs.
The Raiders made the announcement Tuesday Authentic Oscar Fantenberg Jersey , attributing the information to the NFL. Alexander won't be eligible to play until an Oct. 7 road game against the Chargers. He can return to practice Oct. 1, a day after the Raiders host Cleveland.
The 24-year-old offensive guard played in 15 games for Oakland last season with four starts and has appeared in 24 games overall with nine starts in two NFL seasons.
A seventh-round draft pick in 2016 out of LSU, Alexander can take part in offseason workouts with the team, preseason practices and preseason games.