Jets sign Cameron Schilling to one-year contract

The Winnipeg Jets announced today they have agreed to terms with defenceman Cameron Schilling on a one-year, two-way contract with an average annual value of $700,000.

Schilling, 30, appeared in four games with the Jets last season, tallying one assist on Nov. 29 against the Chicago Blackhawks, which was his first career NHL point. He also played in 64 games with the Manitoba Moose, netting 29 points (6G, 23A) in 64 games. The product of Carmel, Ind. has 159 points (38G, 121A) in 490 career AHL games, including 61 points (12G, 49A) in 135 games with the Moose.