VEGAS (July 1, 2018) - Vegas Golden Knights General Manager George McPhee announced today, July 1, that the team has signed forward Paul Stastny.
Stastny, 32, tallied 53 points (16 G, 37 A) in 82 games during the 2017-18 season. He appeared in 63 games with the St. Louis Blues before being acquired by the Winnipeg Jets on Feb. 26, 2018, and appeared in 19 regular-season games with the Jets. During the 2018 Stanley Cup playoffs, Stastny recorded a career-high 15 points (6 G, 9 A) and helped Winnipeg reach the Western Conference Final. Over the course of his 12-year NHL career, he has recorded 646 points (220 G, 426 A) in 824 games. The Quebec City, Quebec native was selected by the Colorado Avalanche in the second round (44th overall) of the 2005 NHL Entry Draft.
Paul Stastny, Forward
Country: United States/Canada
Birthplace: Quebec City, QC
Weight: 193 lbs.
Draft: Selected by the Colorado Avalanche in the second round (44th overall) in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft.
- Finished the 2017-18 season with 53 points (16 G, 37 A) after spending parts of the season with the St. Louis Blues and Winnipeg Jets.
- Recorded a career-high 15 points (6 G, 9 A) during the 2018 Stanley Cup playoffs and helped Winnipeg reach the Western Conference Final.
- Has 646 career points (220 G, 426 A) in 824 games while appearing with the Colorado Avalanche, St. Louis Blues and Winnipeg Jets.
- Son of Hockey Hall of Famer Peter Stastny, who played in the NHL from 1980-94 with the Quebec Nordiques, New Jersey Devils and St. Louis Blues, and brother of Yan Stastny, who played in the NHL from 2005-10 and saw time with the Edmonton Oilers, Boston Bruins and St. Louis Blues.