Erie Otters GM Sherry Bassin also confirmed that the club has agreed to terms on a 2-year contract extension with coach Robbie Ftorek and a new 2-year contract with assistant coach Peter Sidorkiewicz. Ftorek has one year left on his current contract. Bassin expects both to sign their deals in the few days. In other news, the club officially announced the signing of 2011 first-round pick Stephen Harper. Bassin said he has agreed to terms with 2011 second-round pick Jake Evans.