Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 10/3/11
The Winnipeg Jets have signed first-round pick Mark Scheifele to a three-year entry-level contract.

The 18-year-old center has been the Jets' best player in the preseason, scoring four goals and adding four assists in five games.

The seventh overall pick in this summer's draft may stick with the club for the start of the regular season.

Schiefele had a strong season with the Barrie Colts of the Ontario Hockey League in 2009-10, scoring 22 goals and adding 53 assists in 66 games.
PLAYERS: Mark Scheifele
TEAMS: Winnipeg Jets
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