Phoenix Coyotes free agent frenzy strikes again!!
www.phoenixcoyotes.com announced today that the coyotes have signed free agent Peter Nedved to a 2 year deal. The Coyotes made a very interesting trade as well.COYOTES SIGN PETR NEDVED
–TRADE FOR DENIS GAUTHIER AND OLEG SAPRYKIN–
Phoenix Coyotes General Manager Michael Barnett announced today that the Coyotes have signed free agent center Petr Nedved to a three-year contract. As per club policy, terms of the contract were not disclosed.
Barnett also announced today that the Coyotes have traded center Daymond Langkow to the Calgary Flames in exchange for defenseman Denis Gauthier and left wing Oleg Saprykin.
Last season, the 6-foot-3, 196 pound Nedved played 81 games with the New York Rangers and Edmonton Oilers, recording 19-27-46 and 44 penalty minutes (PIM). Nedved scored 7 power play goals, 3 game-winning goals and averaged 18:43 minutes of ice time per game.
Last season, the 6-foot-3, 224 pound Gauthier played 80 games for the Calgary Flames, setting career highs in assists (15), points (16) and penalty minutes (113).
Last season, the 6-foot-1, 190 pound Saprykin played in 69 games with the Flames, setting career highs in games played, goals (12), assists (17) and points (29).
as headlined in Hockey News PHOENIX UPRISING!