Skip to main content

Radim Vrbata signs with Coyotes: report

Right wing gets one-year contract, played for Arizona in 2007-08, 2009-14 @NHLdotcom

The Arizona Coyotes signed right wing Radim Vrbata to a one-year contract on Monday, according to ESPN.

Vrbata, an unrestricted free agent, will have a base salary of $1 million.

Vrbata, 35, spent the past two seasons with the Vancouver Canucks. He had 13 goals and 14 assists in 63 games last season.

This would be Vrbata's third stint with the Coyotes; he had 110 goals and 122 assists over five seasons in Arizona from 2009-14. Vrbata had 27 goals and 29 assists in 76 games with the Coyotes in 2007-08.

In 934 games with the Colorado Avalanche, Carolina Hurricanes, Chicago Blackhawks, Tampa Bay Lightning, Coyotes and Canucks, he has 259 goals and 295 assists.

Video: Vrbata returning to the desert

View More

The NHL uses cookies, web beacons, and other similar technologies. By using NHL websites or other online services, you consent to the practices described in our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service, including our Cookie Policy.