NHL's Evander Kane Hits Bankruptcy With Over $26M In Debt

By Hannah Albarazi (January 12, 2021, 6:42 PM EST) -- San Jose Sharks forward Evander Kane filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy, according to court filings showing the National Hockey League player has accumulated more than $26 million in debts and is facing six active legal disputes.

Kane, a native of Canada who signed a seven-year, $49 million contract with the Sharks less than two years ago, said in his Saturday bankruptcy petition that he lost about $1.5 million gambling at a casino and via sports betting over the last year.

Kane listed more than $10.2 million in assets, largely real estate investments, and more than $26.8 million in liabilities.

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