The Calgary Flames announced today that they have signed forward Sam Bennett to a two-year contract.
Bennett, a native of Holland Landing, Ontario played 81 games with Calgary last season recording 13 goals and 13 assists for 26 points along with 75 penalty minutes in the regular season and a pair of goals in four playoff games. As the Flames first round pick in the 2014 NHL Draft, the 21-year-old forward has played 159 career NHL games, notching 31 goals and 32 assists for 63 points while accumulating 112 penalty minutes.
BORN: Holland Landing, ON DATE: June 20, 1996
HEIGHT: 6'1" WEIGHT: 200 lbs.
ACQUIRED: 1st round, 4th overall, in the 2014 NHL Draft