ST. LOUIS - St. Louis Blues Executive Vice President and
General Manager Doug Armstrong announced Thursday the club
has signed Chris
Stewart to a one-year contract.
Stewart, 24, appeared in 79 regular season games for the
Blues last season posting 30 points (15 goals, 15 assists)
and a career high 109 penalty minutes while also tallying
two goals and 12 penalty minutes in seven playoff games.
Since joining the club in February of 2011, the 6'2,
232-pound forward has dressed in 105 games for the Blues
totaling 53 points (30 goals, 23 assists) and 124 penalty
Overall, Stewart has dressed in 271 games during his
four-year National Hockey League (NHL) career recording 166
points including 82 goals and 84 assists as well as 289
The Toronto, Ontario native was acquired by the Blues along
Shattenkirk and a conditional 2011 second round draft
Rattie) from Colorado in exchange for Erik Johnson, Jay
McClement and a conditional 2011 first round draft pick
Stewart was originally drafted by Colorado in the first
round, 18th overall, of the 2006 NHL Entry Draft.