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The Winnipeg Jets are pleased to announce they have agreed to terms with forward Bryan Little on a new five-year contract worth $23.5 million.
Little, 25, played in 48 games with the Winnipeg Jets during the 2012-13 season. In that time, the right-handed centre recorded 32 points (7G, 25A) and four penalty minutes. He sat second on the club’s leaderboard in assists and fourth among his team in scoring. The Edmonton, AB native has played in 404 career NHL games between Atlanta and Winnipeg for 227 career points (99G, 128A) and 125 penalty minutes.
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The Winnipeg Jets have signed restricted free agent Bryan Little to a new contract.
The 25-year-old centreman has inked a five-year deal worth $23.5 million.
Little was originally selected by the Atlanta Thrashers in the first round (12th overall) of the 2006 NHL Entry Draft.
In 404 career games with the Thrashers and Jets, the Edmonton native has 99 goals and 128 assists.
The Winnipeg Jets locked up one of their key forwards today as they announced they have signed Bryan Little to a five-year, $23.5 million contract ($4.7 million cap hit), avoiding salary arbitration. Little, 25 (26 in November), was originally drafted by the Atlanta Thrashers in the first round (12th overall) in the 2006 NHL Draft after a 109 point season [...]
The Winnipeg Jets signed forward Anthony Peluso to a $1.125 million, two-year deal Monday.
The 24-year-old Toronto native made his NHL debut last season but played just five games before suffering a season-ending injury.
Peluso was selected in the sixth round of the 2007 draft by the St. Louis Blues. The 6-foot-3, 235-pounder played in 181 American Hockey League games with Peoria...
The Winnipeg Jets re-signed center Bryan Little to a five-year contract worth $23.5 million on Monday.
The 25-year-old Little plays on Winnipeg's top line with captain Andrew Ladd and Blake Wheeler.
Little, who avoided arbitration, had seven goals and 25 assists in 48 games last season. In 404 games with the franchise, the 12th overall pick in the 2006 NHL draft has 99 goals...
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