Glendale, AZ (Sports Network) - The Phoenix Coyotes re-signed forward Kyle
Chipchura to a one-year contract on Friday.
Chipchura, a restricted free agent, played 53 games for the Coyotes last
season, setting career highs with 13 assists and 16 points.
"We are very pleased to re-sign Kyle," said Coyotes general manager Don
Maloney. "Kyle is a hard-working, versatile forward who brings toughness and
grit to our lineup. We are happy to have him back."
A 2004 first-round pick of Montreal, the 26-year-old Chipchura has registered
13 goals, 31 assists and 161 penalty minutes in 216 career games with the
Canadiens, Ducks and Coyotes.
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