Wednesday, July 1, 2015
GLENDALE, ARIZONA – Arizona Coyotes General Manager Don Maloney announced today that the Coyotes have signed defenseman Dakota Mermis to a three-year entry-level contract. As per club policy, terms of the contract were not disclosed.
The 21-year-old Mermis registered 6-24-30 and 86 penalty minutes (PIM) in 66 games with the Oshawa Generals and London Knights (OHL) last season. The 6-foot, 190-pound native of Alton, IL added 1-14-15 and a plus-12 rating in 21 postseason games with the Generals.
Mermis has totaled 13-53-66 and 196 PIM in 159 career OHL games.