NHL

Kings sign forward Nick Shore to one-year contract extension

The Kings signed forward Nick Shore to a one-year contract extension, the team announced on Thursday.

Shore's contract will have an Annual Average Value of $925,000.

The 24-year-old Shore who appeared in a career-high 70 regular-season in 2016-17, recording a career-high in goals (6), assists (11) and points (17).

The LA Kings have re-signed Nick Shore to a one-year contract extension with an AAV of $925,000. https://t.co/uqzPmBH7Vj

— #LAKings (@LAKings) July 6, 2017

A third-round (82nd overall) selection of the Kings in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft, the6-1, 201-pound Shore will be entering his fourth NHL season in 2017-18. He has appeared in 172 regular-season games posting 34 points (10-24=34) and 62 penalty minutes.