Coyotes sign Tobias Rieder to entry-level contract
The Phoenix Coyotes have signed forward Tobias Rieder to a
three-year, entry-level contract.
Coyotes general manager Don Maloney announced the signing
Monday, but didn’t release any financial details. Rieder was
acquired from the Edmonton Oilers in a March 29 trade for fellow
junior forward Kale Kessy.
The 20-year-old Rieder was a fourth-round draft pick of Edmonton
in 2011 and is a native of Landshut, Germany. Rieder had 27 goals
and 29 assists in 52 games this season for the Kitchener Rangers in
the Ontario Hockey League.
He led the team in points and ranked second in goals and