Tuesday, May 26, 2009

Rangers Sign Del Zotto

Newyorkrangers.com reports that the Rangers have signed 2008 first round pick D Michael Del Zotto to his first pro contract...

On the signing Del Zotto said...

"It's definitely unbelievable being part of this organization. This is just a baby step, though. It's a first step in trying to make the team and take it further."

Del Zotto, 18, skated in 62 games with the Oshawa Generals and London Knights of the Ontario Hockey League (OHL) this season, registering 13 goals and 50 assists for 63 points, along with 78 penalty minutes. The two-time OHL All-Star finished the season ranked sixth among all OHL defensemen in scoring and assists, while his 50 assists tied for 11th in the league overall. He also ranked fifth in the league with 32 power play assists.

For more on the signing visit Blue Notes.

...didn't see an amount or length of contract, but I'll get you guys the details as soon as I can find them.

1 comment :

King Byrne said...

It's an entry level deal, meaning 3 years at $800-900k.