Dean Kukan

age31
posD
shotl
h6'2"
w185lbs
BirthdateJul 8, 1993
Undrafted
No Current Contract

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2020-2022 | Standard Contract

2yr
value$3.30M
cap hit$1.65M
Signed By
Signed On Feb 07, 2020
Signing Agent Andre Rufener
Signing Status RFA age 27
Expiry 2022 UFA age 28
Qualifying Offer on Expiry -

Dean Kukan Updates

May 20 2022

Kukan will sign with a team in Switzerland's National League for the 2022-23 campaign.

Feb 20 2022

Kukan had two goals and an assist in Sunday's 7-3 win over the Buffalo Sabres.

Feb 11 2022

Kukan picked up an assist in Thursday's overtime win over the Buffalo Sabres.

Jan 4 2022

Kukan (wrist) will be in the lineup versus Tampa Bay on Tuesday, Blue Jackets team reporter Jeff Svoboda reports.

Dec 30 2021

Kukan (wrist) will not participate in Thursday's contest against the Nashville Predators, per Mark Scheig of The Hockey Writers.

Dec 26 2021

Kukan (wrist) was spotted in practice Sunday, according to Aaron Portzline of The Athletic.

Oct 26 2021

Kukan suffered a fractured wrist in Monday's game against the Dallas Stars and was placed on injured reserve Tuesday. He's expected to miss eight weeks.

Feb 3 2021

Kukan scored his first goal of the season on two shots in Tuesday's 6-3 loss to the Dallas Stars.

Jan 19 2021

Kukan posted an assist in Tuesday's 3-2 overtime loss to the Detroit Red Wings.

Jun 18 2020

Activated D Dean Kukan from injured reserve.

Feb 7 2020
Standard | 2 yrs
$3,300,000
Cap Hit
$1,650,000

Andre Rufener | Rufener Hockey LLC

Feb 7 2020

Signed D Dean Kukan to a two-year, $1.45 million contract extension.

Jan 3 2020

Placed D Dean Kukan on IR.

Dec 17 2018

Recalled D Dean Kukan from Cleveland (AHL).

Dec 5 2018

Loaned D Dean Kukan to Cleveland (AHL) on a conditioning assignment.

Profile

UFA Year 2021
ELC Year 22
Waivers Age 22
Nationality Switzerland
Est Career Earnings
$6,985,000
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Career Stats By Contract

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2020-2022 Standard Contract
2yrs
value$3,300,000$3.30M
cap hit$1,650,000$1.65M
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Signed By
Signed On Feb 7 2020
Signing Agent Andre Rufener
Signed On Feb 7 2020
Signing Status
RFA
age 27
% Cap Contract Start 2.02%
Abbreviated $Amounts
2020-21
2021-22
2022
Cap Hit $1,650,000$1.65M $1,650,000$1.65M UFAage 28
AAV $1,650,000$1.65M $1,650,000$1.65M
Base $1,300,000$1.30M $2,000,000$2.00M
Performance Bonuses - -
Signing Bonuses - -
Total Salary $1,300,000$1.30M $2,000,000$2.00M
Minors Salary $1,300,000$1.30M $2,000,000$2.00M
Clauses
-
-
UFA Year

2018-2020 Standard Contract
2yrs
value$1,450,000$1.45M
cap hit$725,000$725K
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Signed By
Signed On Mar 14 2018
Signing Agent Andre Rufener
Signed On Mar 14 2018
Signing Status
RFA
age 25
% Cap Contract Start 0.91%
Arbitration Eligible
Abbreviated $Amounts
2018-19
2019-20
2020
Cap Hit $725,000$725K $725,000$725K RFAage 26
AAV $725,000$725K $725,000$725K
Base $700,000$700K $750,000$750K
Performance Bonuses - -
Signing Bonuses - -
Total Salary $700,000$700K $750,000$750K
Minors Salary $700,000$700K $750,000$750K
Clauses
-
-
UFA Year

2017-2018 Standard Contract
1yr
value$700,000$700K
cap hit$700,000$700K
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Signed By
Signed On Jun 9 2017
Signed On Jun 9 2017
Signing Status
RFA
age 24
% Cap Contract Start 0.93%
Abbreviated $Amounts
2017-18
2018
Cap Hit $700,000$700K RFAage 24
AAV $700,000$700K
Base $700,000$700K
Performance Bonuses -
Signing Bonuses -
Total Salary $700,000$700K
Minors Salary $85,000$85K
Clauses
-
UFA Year

2015-2017 Entry Level Contract
2yrs
value$1,535,000$1.54M
cap hit$767,500$768K
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Signed On Jun 1 2015
Signed On Jun 1 2015
Signing Status age 22
% Cap Contract Start 1.07%
Abbreviated $Amounts
2015-16
2016-17
2017
Cap Hit $767,500$768K $767,500$768K RFAage 23
AAV $925,000$925K $925,000$925K
Base $650,000$650K $700,000$700K
Performance Bonuses $182,500$183K $132,500$133K
Signing Bonuses $92,500$93K $92,500$93K
Total Salary $742,500$743K $792,500$793K
Minors Salary $70,000$70K $70,000$70K
Clauses
-
-
UFA Year

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