Johnny Gaudreau authorized a seven-year, $68.25 agreement with the Columbus Blue Jackets on Wednesday. It has a typical yearly worth of $9.75 million.
On Tuesday, Blaze basic supervisor Brad Treliving introduced Gaudreau determined to check complimentary company and also leave Calgary, where he has actually played his whole nine-year NHL profession considering that being chosen in the 4th round (No. 104) of the 2011 NHL Draft.
Gaudreau led the Blazes in the Stanley Mug Championships with 14 factors (3 objectives, 11 aids) in 12 video games.
The 28-year-old ahead led the Calgary Blazes as well as was linked for 2nd in the NHL last period with 115 factors (40 objectives, 75 helps) in 82 regular-season video games. He led the NHL with a plus-64 ranking as well as collection NHL occupation highs in objectives, aids, factors, game-winning objectives (9) as well as shots on objective (262 ).