Sharks’ Evander Kane releases statement mourning loss of daughter


Evander Kane. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)

Evander Kane revealed some tragic news Thursday afternoon.

The San Jose Sharks forward posted a statement on behalf of him and his family regarding the recent death of his daughter.

Kane is in the midst of a career year in his first full season with the Sharks. The 27-year-old has not suited up since Feb. 26 due to injury and it is unclear how much more time he may miss.

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