Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/17/14

GLENDALE, AZ - OCTOBER 10: Mikkel Boedker #89 of the Phoenix Coyotes is introduced before the NHL game against the Columbus Blue Jackets at Jobing.com Arena on October 10, 2009 in Glendale, Arizona. The Blue Jackets defeated the Coyotes 2-0. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
The Phoenix Coyotes have re-signed left wing Mikkel Boedker to a two-year contract the team announced Saturday. TSN reports it has an annual average value of $2.55 million. "I'm thrilled to sign a new contract with the Coyotes" Boedker said in a statement. "We have a great team and coaching staff and I'm really looking forward to this season." Boedker had 26 points (seven goals) in 48 games last season. The 23-year-old from Denmark played 82 games with the Coyotes in 2011-12 scoring 24 points (11 goals). "I thought it was a fair deal" Coyotes general manager Don Maloney said according to The Associated Press. "He still has something to prove show that he's producing for us. He does that he'll get paid a lot more money. I thought it was a good deal for a good young player for us."
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