The St. Louis Blues have signed forward Adam Gaudette to a one-year extension, worth $775,000 in the NHL and $400,000 in the AHL.
Gaudette was acquired from the Maple Leafs in the Ryan O’Reilly and Noel Acciari trade in February.
Gaudette was drafted by the Vancouver Canucks in the fifth round (No. 149 overall) of the 2015 NHL Draft. He has played in 218 career NHL games, posting 27 goals and 43 assists (70 points). He last appeared in the NHL during the 2021-22 season with Ottawa, where he played in 50 games, netting four goals and eight assists (12 points).
Since joining the Springfield Thunderbirds in February, Gaudette posted seven goals and 10 assists in 25 games.
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