Blues sign Paul Stastny to four-year deal

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-The St. Louis Blues have signed forward Paul Stastny to a four-year contract. Stastny, 28, a native of St. Louis, has spent his entire eight-year NHL career with the Colorado Avalanche. He has 458 points (160 goals, 298 assists) and 264 penalty minutes in 538 career regular season games, while adding 18 points (eight goals, 10 assists) in 22 postseason games.

Stastny has represented the United States on five occasions, including 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia along with new teammates David Backes, T.J. Oshie and Kevin Shattenkirk.

Paul Stastny is the son of former Blue and Hall-of-Famer Peter Stastny. Peter and Paul will be the fifth father-son combo to don the Blue Note in franchise history. Paul’s brother is the former Blue Yan Stastny.