NHL Signing: Winnipeg Jets, Blake Wheeler Agree To Six-Year Contract
Wheeler, 26, had 41 points (19 goals) in 48 games last season. He led the team in goals and was second in points.
Wheeler has played 372 NHL games with the Boston Bruins, Atlanta Thrashers and Winnipeg, with 232 points (93 goals). He was chosen by the Phoenix Coyotes in the first round (No. 5) in the 2004 NHL Draft.
Monday, the Jets and forward Bryan Little agreed to terms on a five-year, $23.5 million contract.
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