DENVER (AP) -Avalanche forward Marek Svatos signed a one-year deal with Colorado on Thursday.
Svatos scored 15 goals and had 30 points in 66 games for the Avalanche last season, a year after tying Joe Sakic for the team lead with 32 goals and finishing third among NHL rookies behind Alex Ovechkin and Sidney Crosby.
His nine game-winning goals that season tied the league record set by Steve Larmer in 1982-83.
``We are looking for Marek to regain his rookie-season scoring touch and heroics,'' general manager Francois Giguere said. ``He has tremendous skills and is part of a group of young players ready to make a significant impact on the success of our team.''
Advertisement

Top NHL Public Bets

#1 28 Sweden  52% Bet Now

NHL Top Stories

Thumbnail Halak, Europe eye another victory in Canada Injuries limited the Islanders’ Jaroslav...
Thumbnail Note's top defenseman becomes new captain For the first time since 2011, the Blues have a new wearer of the “C.”It’s an individual, though, who’s already served the organization with distinction for nearly a...
More inNHL Articles  
Advertisement

NHL Team Pages