Jay Bouwmeester signs contract extension with Blues

Jay Bouwmeester #19 of the St Louis Blues. (Photo by Derek Leung/Getty Images)

ST. LOUIS – The St. Louis Blues and defenseman Jay Bouwmeester have agreed to terms on a one-year contract extension.

Bouwmeester, 35, has appeared in 78 regular season games this season. He’s recorded 17 points (three goals and 14 assists).

The extension is worth an additional $3.25 million.

Bouwmeester was drafted third overall by the Florida Panthers in the 2002 NHL Draft. The Calgary Flames acquired Bouwmeester following the 2008-2009 season.

The Flames traded Bouwmeester to the Blues on April 1, 2013. He’s played 434 regular-season games with the Blues since then and collected 115 points (16 goals and 99 assists).

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.