St. Louis Blues President of Hockey Operations and General Manager Doug Armstrong announced today the Blues have signed goaltender Jordan Binnington to a one-year, two-way contract.
Binnington, 24, was originally drafted by the Blues in the third round, 88th overall, of the 2011 National Hockey League (NHL) Entry Draft. Last season, the 6’1, 174-pound goaltender posted a 17-9-0 regular season record with the American Hockey League’s (AHL) Providence Bruins, while he ranked second in the AHL overall with a 2.05 goals-against average and fourth with a .926 save percentage. For his efforts, Binnington earned a selection to the 2017-18 AHL All-Star Game. Overall, the Richmond Hill, Ontario, native has dressed in 148 career AHL regular season games, logging a 76-50-18 record to go along with a 2.52 goals-against average and a .914 save percentage.