Coyotes Re-Sign Chris Summers
Phoenix Coyotes General Manager Don Maloney announced today that Coyotes defenseman Chris Summers –a restricted free agent –has accepted his qualifying offer, agreeing to a one-year contract. As per club policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.
The 6-foot-2, 209-pound Summers appeared in 21 games with the Coyotes in 2011-12, recording three assists. He also skated in 28 games with the Portland Pirates (AHL), collecting two assists and 37 penalty minutes (PIM).