Glendale, AZ (Sports Network) - The Phoenix Coyotes re-signed forward Lauri
Korpikoski to a four-year contract on Thursday.
Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.
"We are pleased to sign Lauri to a multi-year contract," said Coyotes general
manager Don Maloney. "Lauri is an intelligent, two-way forward, an effective
penalty killer and an excellent skater. We are excited to have him back with
us in Phoenix this season."
Korpikoski, 26, posted six goals and five assists in 36 games with Phoenix
In 336 games over five seasons with the Coyotes and Rangers, Korpikoski has
totaled 53 goals and 60 assists. Korpikoski was picked by the Rangers in the
first round of the 2004 draft, but was traded to Phoenix in July 2009 in
exchange for Enver Lisin.
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