The Winnipeg Jets are pleased to announce they have agreed to terms with forward Axel Blomqvist on a three-year, two-way, entry level contract with an average annual value of $608,000. Blomqvist has been assigned to the Lethbridge Hurricanes of the WHL.
Blomqvist, 18, has played in three games with the Lethbridge Hurricanes of the WHL so far this season. In that time, he has recorded two points (1G, 1A). During the 2012-13 campaign, the Osby, Sweden native appeared in 59 games with the Hurricanes for 33 points (7G, 26A) and 66 penalty minutes.
Born Jan 30 1995 -- Osby, Sweden
Height 6.06 -- Weight 213 -- Shoots L