VEGAS GOLDEN KNIGHTS ANNOUNCE ROSTER TRANSACTIONS

VEGAS (October 11, 2020) – Vegas Golden Knights General Manager Kelly  McCrimmon announced today, October 11, that the team has announced the following  roster transactions: the Golden Knights signed forward Tomas Nosek to a one-year  contract worth an average annual value of $1,250,000, forward Tomas Jurco to a one 

year contract worth an average annual value of $700,000 and forward Danny O’Regan to a one-year contract worth an average annual value of $700,000. 

Nosek, 28, collected 15 points (8 G, 7 A) in 67 games for Vegas in the 2019-20 season.  During the 2018-19 season with the Golden Knights, he recorded a career-high 17 points  (8 G, 9 A), including one shorthanded goal, to go with 18 penalty minutes in 68 games.  The Pardubice, Czech Republic native was originally selected by the Vegas Golden  Knights during the 2017 Expansion Draft on June 21 from the Detroit Red Wings. 

Jurco, 27, appeared in 12 games for the Edmonton Oilers and finished with two assists  to go with four penalty minutes. He also appeared in eight games for the American Hockey  League’s Bakersfield Condors, posting seven points (4 G, 3 A) to go with 10 PIM. Jurco  has recorded 52 career NHL points (22 G, 30 A) to go with 64 PIM in 213 games with the  Oilers, Chicago Blackhawks and Detroit Red Wings. He was drafted by the Detroit Red  Wings in the second round (35th overall) of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft.

O’Regan, 26, appeared in 62 games for the American Hockey League’s Hartford Wolf  Pack during the 2019-20 season, posting 38 points (11 G, 27 A) to go with 24 penalty  minutes. He has appeared in 25 NHL games with the Buffalo Sabres and San Jose  Sharks, and has recorded five points (1 G, 4 A) to go with two penalty minutes. O’Regan 

was drafted by the San Jose Sharks in the fifth round (138th overall) of the 2012 NHL  Entry Draft. 

Tomas Nosek, Forward 

Birthplace: Pardubice, CZE 

Height: 6-3 

Weight: 210 lbs. 

Age: 28 

Shoots: Left 

Notes: 

  • Collected 15 points (8 G, 7 A) in 67 games for Vegas in the 2019-20 season Recorded a career high in assists (9) and points (17) during the 2018-19 season Scored the franchise’s first goal at T-Mobile Arena against the Arizona Coyotes Selected by the Vegas Golden Knights during the 2017 Expansion Draft on June 21 from the Detroit Red Wings

Tomas Jurco, Forward 

Birthplace: Kosice, CZE 

Height: 6-1 

Weight: 188 lbs. 

Age: 27 

Draft: Selected by the Detroit Red Wings in the second round (35th overall) in the 2011  NHL Entry Draft 

Shoots: Left 

Notes: 

  • Gathered two points (0 G, 2 A) in 12 games during the 2019-20 season with the Edmonton Oilers
  • Has appeared in a total of 213 games in the NHL with the Oilers, Blackhawks and Red Wings
  • Two-time winner of the Calder Cup, with the Grand Rapids Griffins in the 2012-13 season and with the Charlotte Checkers during the 2018-19 season

Danny O’Regan, Forward 

Birthplace: Berlin, GER 

Height: 5-10 

Weight: 180 lbs. 

Age: 26 

Draft: Selected by the San Jose Sharks in the fifth round (138th overall) in the 2012 NHL  Entry Draft 

Shoots: Right 

Notes: 

  • Finished second in scoring on the AHL’s Hartford Wolf Pack with 38 points (11 G, 27 A) in 62 games during the 2019-20 season
  • Played in a total of 25 games in the NHL with the Sharks and Sabres Was named the AHL Rookie of the Year after leading all rookies in points with 58 (23 G, 35 A) during the 2016-17 season with the San Jose Barracuda Spent four seasons playing NCAA hockey at Boston University

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