The Philadelphia Flyers announced today that they have agreed to a contract with forward Jordan Weal, according to general manager Ron Hextall.
Weal, 24 (4-15-92), made his Flyers debut on Jan. 25 vs. Boston and appeared in four games with Philadelphia this past season, going scoreless while averaging 12:28 of ice time.
He was acquired by the Flyers on Jan. 6 in trade with the Los Angeles Kings along with a 2016 3rd round pick for Vincent Lecavalier and Luke Schenn. With the Kings, he appeared in 10 games, including his NHL debut on Oct. 9, 2015.
Prior to the 2015-16 season, Weal spent three seasons in the American Hockey League following a four-year junior career with Regina of the Western Hockey League. In 2014-15, he posted 69 points (20g-49a) in 73 games for Manchester, which included an appearance in the AHL All-Star Game.
He went on to help the Monarchs win the 2015 Calder Cup, earning the Jack A. Butterfield Trophy as the MVP of the Calder Cup Playoffs with 22 points (10g-19a) in 19 playoff games. He was also named an AHL Second Team All-Star following the season.
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