Originally posted on Fox Sports Midwest  |  Last updated 6/26/13

PITTSBURGH - OCTOBER 20: Patrik Berglund #21of the St. Louis Blues congratulates teammate Paul Kariya #9 after Kariya scored a goal against the Pittsburgh Penguins in the second period on October 20, 2009 at Mellon Arena in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Berglund assisted on the goal. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)
ST. LOUIS -- Patrik Berglund will be back with the St. Louis Blues next season. The center, who would have become a restricted free agent July 5, has signed a one-year contract with St. Louis, the team announced Wednesday. Berglund will receive 3.25 million, according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. "We are pleased to have Patrik signed for the 2013-14 season," Blues general manager Doug Armstrong said in a release. "Patrik is an important part of our group as we continue to chase the ultimate prize." Berglund, 25, dressed for every game this season and tied for fourth on the team with 17 goals, including three game-winners and two short-handed. His 23 percent success rate led the NHL in overall shooting percentage. This is the third contract Berglund has had with the Blues since he signed with the team in 2007 after being the 25th pick in the 2006 entry draft. St. Louis now has five potential restricted free agents remaining: Chris Stewart, Alex Pietrangelo, Kevin Shattenkirk,...
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Utah paying tribute to past with throwback jerseys

WATCH: Western Kentucky scores on throw by WR

WATCH: 400-pound Baylor TE makes defender miss for TD

WATCH: Braxton Miller triple-jukes Maryland defender

UCLA punter suspended indefinitely arrest in rape case

Oregon walk-on QB Taylor Alie reportedly to start vs. WSU


FSU fan posts 'missing' signs for Miami's football program

Greg Hardy stars in rap video, fires back at critics

Report: Chip Kelly in danger of losing Eagles locker room

Ronda Rousey issues warning: Call me fat and I'll kill you

What does Tevin Coleman’s return mean for Devonta Freeman?

Antonio Cromartie: Odell Beckham Jr. a ‘one hit wonder’

All Sports News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Dwight Howard, image & Houston's title chances

10 unheralded NFL players who will impact Week 5

Five potential upsets in NFL Week 5

Why the Carolina Panthers are the NFL's next super power

NHL Department of Player Safety inconsistent in disciplining players?

Explaining the silence on Thabo Sefolosha’s police brutality trial

Six biggest matchups in Week 6 of CFB

Joe Maddon's defensive calculus

Sepp Blatter appeals FIFA suspension

Looking at four NHL goaltenders who debuted for new teams

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Follow Yardbarker