FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Wednesday, July 5, 2017
GLENDALE, ARIZONA - Arizona Coyotes General Manager John Chayka announced today that the Coyotes have signed forward Emerson Etem to a one-year, two-way contract. As per club policy, terms of the contract were not disclosed.
The 24-year-old Etem skated in three games with the Anaheim Ducks and scored one goal in one game with the San Diego Gulls (AHL) last season. The 6-foot-1, 212-pound forward has registered 22-24-46 and 30 penalty minutes (PIM) in 173 career NHL games with the Ducks, New York Rangers and Vancouver Canucks. The Long Beach, CA native has recorded 52-41-93 and 26 PIM in 120 career AHL games.
Etem was originally drafted by the Ducks in the first round (29th overall) in the 2010 NHL Draft.