The Arizona Coyotes have signed goaltender David Tendeck to a three-year, entry-level contract, the team announced Monday.
Tendeck, 20, posted an 18-13-1-1 record this season with the WHL’s Vancouver Giants. He earned a .920 save percentage and three shutouts in 35 games during the 2019-20 season.
Notably, Tendeck’s 2.29 goals-against average was the fifth lowest mark in the WHL.
In 145 career WHL games, the 6-foot-2 netminder posted a record of 72-54-6-4, with 10 shutouts, a .905 save percentage and a 2.96 GAA.
The North Vancouver, B.C., native also went 11-3-2 with a .918 save percentage and a 2.38 GAA in 17 playoff games, helping his team reach Game 7 of the 2019 Rogers WHL Championship series.
Tendeck was selected by the Coyotes in the sixth round of the 2018 NHL Draft, 158th overall.
April 6, 2020