Blues announce three-year extension for Matt Taormina
NEWS ARCHIVE.COM: Blues have signed Matt Taordina to a three-season contract extension through 2019-20.
The Blues announced the news on Monday night.
Taorminas signing was part of a three year extension that includes a player option for 2021-22.
Taorminas is coming off an impressive season in which he scored 23 goals and 31 points in 63 games.
He had his first career hat trick and his seventh game-winning goal of the season, a 5-2 win against the Florida Panthers on Feb. 10.
Last season, Taormins performance saw him named Hockey East Player of the Week and the Hobey Baker Award winner for his work on the power play.
After signing his three-yr deal with the Blues, Taordinas will be the fifth player on the team to be signed during the first three years of the deal.
The deal is worth $1.6 million, with a $1,250,000 signing bonus.
Teams have until June 30 to match the offer sheet.