CHICAGO - OCTOBER 18: T.J. Oshie #74 of the St. Louis Blues looks to pass against the Chicago Blackhawks at the United Center on October 18 2010 in Chicago Illinois. The Blackhawks defeated the Blues 3-2 in overtime. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** T.J. Oshie
The Blues locked up T.J. Oshie Thursday night, agreeing to terms with the the center on a five-year contract.
In addition to announcing the signing, the team also announced the deal would average $4.175 million per year.
Oshie's contract is worth an average of $4.175 million per year. Official press release will be available Friday. #stlblues— St. Louis Blues (@StLouisBlues) July 20, 2012
Oshie has played four seasons in St. Louis. The Blues selected him with the No. 24 pick of the 2005 NHL Draft. The 25-year-old scored a career-high 19 goals last season. He also played a key role for the Blues during the postseason, racking up three assists while playing in nine postseason games.
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