Blues re-sign Jaskin to two-year contract

BY foxsports • June 16, 2016

ST. LOUIS -- At 23, Dmitrij Jaskin established himself as an NHL player in 2015-16, his first full season in the league. It doesn't figure to be his last.

The St. Louis Blues announced Thursday that they have re-signed Jaskin to a two-year contract.

Jaskin, 23, appeared in 65 regular-season games with the Blues last season, posting 13 points (four goals, nine assists) and 26 penalty minutes. The 6-foot-2, 217-pound forward also dressed in six postseason games, logging a goal and an assist along with five penalty minutes.

After the season, Jaskin was named to the Czech Republic's roster for the 2016 World Cup of Hockey.

Overall, the Omsk, Russia, native has played in 139 career regular-season games with the Blues, recording 33 points (18 goals, 15 assists) and 50 penalty minutes. A second-round draft pick by the Blues in 2011, Jaskin has made 12 career postseason appearances, accumulating three points (one goal, two assists) and seven penalty minutes.


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