Winnipeg, MB, Canada (4E Sports) – The Winnipeg Jets have signed left winger TJ Galiardi to a one-year, two-way contract worth $750,000.
The 26-year-old Galiardi had four goals, 17 points and 21 penalty minutes in 62 games with the Calgary Flames last season.
He has 43 goals, 104 points and 134 penalty minutes in 283 regular-season games also with the San Jose Sharks and Colorado Avalanche since joining the NHL in 2007.
Galiardi has one goal, four points and 18 penalty minutes in 20 Stanley Cup Playoff games.
The six-foot-two Galiardi has been a steady third line-type of that helps on both ends of the rink.
He is a competent penalty killer and had one of the best penalty differentials in the league last season.