The New Jersey Devils today re-signed right wing Devante Smith-Pelly to a two-year contract with an average annual value of $1.3 million. The breakdown of the contract is as follows: $1,250,000 in 2016-17 and $1,350,000 in 2017-18.
The announcement was made by Devils’ Executive Vice President/General Manager Ray Shero.
Smith-Pelly, 24, was acquired by the Devils from Montreal for Stefan Matteau on February 29, 2016. He set new career highs across the board with 14g-11a-25pts in 64 combined games this season. He notched eight goals and five assists in 18 games after his trade to New Jersey.
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