The Toronto Maple Leafs have signed forward Zach Aston-Reese to a one-year 12 months contract value $840,630 US.
The 28-year-old from Staten Island, N.Y., had 5 targets and 10 assists in a mixed 69 video games with the Anaheim Ducks and Pittsburgh Penguins final season.
Aston-Reese, six ft and 206 kilos, has 32 targets and 34 assists in 230 profession NHL video games, and a objective and three assists in 23 profession playoff video games.
Oilers purchase Kostin from Blues
The Edmonton Oilers acquired forward Klim Kostin from the St. Louis Blues earlier on Sunday in trade for defenceman Dmitri Samorukov.
Samorukov, 23, was a third-round choice by the Oilers in 2017. He performed in only one sport for Edmonton, which occurred to be 4-2 loss at St. Louis on Dec. 29, 2021.
The Oilers will open the common season at dwelling Wednesday in opposition to the Vancouver Canucks. The Blues start their season at dwelling in opposition to the Columbus Blue Jackets on Saturday.