Jets sign Nathan Beaulieu

– The Winnipeg Jets announced today they have agreed to terms with defenceman Nathan Beaulieu on a two-year contract with an average annual value of $1,250,000. Beaulieu will hold a Zoom media availability at 12:30 p.m. CT, information for that call is at the bottom of this release.

Beaulieu, 27, played in 38 games for the Jets last season, tallying eight points (1G, 7A). He also had one assist in four playoff games. Beaulieu has played 370 games during eight seasons with the Montreal Canadiens, Buffalo Sabres, and Jets, accumulating 89 points (12G, 77A). He has five assists in 17 career playoff games. He was originally acquired from the Sabres on Feb. 25/19 in exchange for a sixth-round selection in the 2019 NHL Draft.