ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -Center Ryan Carter, who appeared in 34 games for Anaheim as a rookie this past season, signed a three-year contract with the Ducks.
The 24-year-old Carter had four goals and four assists, with 36 penalty minutes. He scored his first NHL goals on Feb. 8 against New Jersey goalie Martin Brodeur, with his goals less than 8 minutes apart leading Anaheim to a 2-1 win.
The Ducks originally signed Carter as a free agent out of Minnesota State University in the summer of 2006.
Terms of his new contract were not disclosed Tuesday.