Winnipeg Jets lose Brandon Tanev, Tyler Myers to free agency

The Winnipeg Jets have lost two players from last season as the NHL free agent market opens.The Pittsburgh Penguins have signed unrestricted free agent winger Brandon Tanev to a six-year contract worth $21 million, or $3.5 million per season.The Vancouver Canucks, meanwhile, have signed defenceman Tyler Myers to a five-year contract worth $30 million, or $5 million per season.READ MORE: Leafs sign veteran centre Jason SpezzaTanev scored career highs in goals (14) and points (29) in 80 games this past season with the Winnipeg Jets. Tanev also signed as free agent out of the NCAA with the Jets after four seasons at Providence College.Tanev has 51 points in 195 NHL games.WATCH: (June 26, 2019) Roberto Luongo announces retirement after 19 seasons in the NHL