ST. LOUIS - The St. Louis Blues have re-signed forward Dmitrij Jaskin to a two-year contract.
Jaskin played in 65 games for the Blues last season, scoring four goals and nine assists (13 points) and a plus-3 rating. He also dressed in six postseason games, logging a goal and an assist along with five penalty minutes.
“It’s great to be part of a group like this,” Jaskin said after signing the new deal. “It’s great to have the opportunity to be part of this team. To get the Conference Final, it’s a big motivation. You want to get there again and in (these) two years, I hope we’ll get even further.
“I’m really excited for next season.”
The 23-year-old native of Omsk, Russia has appeared in 139 career NHL games, tallying 18 goals and 15 assists (33 points). Jaskin was drafted by the Blues in the second round (41st overall) in the 2011 NHL Draft.
Jaskin will represent the Czech Republic at 2016 World Cup of Hockey.