The Calgary Flames announced today that they have signed defenceman Tyler Wotherspoon to a one-year, two-way contract.
Wotherspoon, the 57th overall pick in the 2011 NHL Draft, just finished his fourth season with the Flames organization. The 24-year-old netted a career high six goals and added 12 assists for 18 points and 24 penalty minutes in 56 games with the Stockton Heat in the AHL last year in addition to playing four games with the Calgary Flames.
AAV: NHL $650,000
BORN: Surrey, BC DATE: March 12, 1993
HEIGHT: 6'2" WEIGHT: 210 lbs.
DRAFTED: 2nd round (57th overall) in the 2011 NHL Draft