Blues Ink Deal With Langenbrunner, Trade Crombeen
ST. LOUIS. MO (KTVI)-The St. Louis Blues have signed forward Jamie Langenbrunner to a one-year contract. Langenbrunner, 36, posted 24 points (six goals, 18 assists) in 70 appearances with the Blues last season including his 1,100th NHL game on Mar. 27 against Nashville.
Meanwhile, Blues Executive Vice President and General Manager Doug Armstrong announced Tuesday that the team has traded forward B.J. Crombeen and their fifth round pick in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft to Tampa Bay in exchange for the Lightning’s fourth round pick in both the 2013 and 2014 Entry Drafts.
Crombeen, 27, dressed in 40 games for the Blues posting three points (one goal, two assists) and 71 penalty minutes in 2011-12. He has spent the past four seasons in St. Louis.