Tuesday, July 7, 2015
GLENDALE, ARIZONA – Arizona Coyotes General Manager Don Maloney announced today that the Coyotes have signed forward Mikkel Boedker to a one-year contract. As per club policy, terms of the contract were not disclosed.
"We are pleased to sign Mikkel," said Maloney. "He is an important player for us and we look forward to having him back next season."
The 25-year-old Boedker recorded 14-14-28 and six penalty minutes (PIM) in 45 games with the Coyotes last season. The 6-foot, 211-pound native of Brondby, Denmark jumped out to a hot start with five goals in the season’s first three games and registered a career-high 3-1-4 and his first career hat trick vs. EDM on Oct. 15.
Boedker has totaled 67-107-174 and 76 PIM in 383 career NHL games. He was originally drafted by the Coyotes in the first round (eighth overall) in the 2008 Entry Draft.