Thrashers, Eager avoid arbitration
ATLANTA -- The Atlanta Thrashers and recently acquired forward Ben Eager have agreed to terms on new deal, avoiding arbitration.
Terms of the contract weren't announced Wednesday night.
The 26-year-old restricted free agent played in 60 games last season with the Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks. He had seven goals, nine assists and a team-leading 120 penalty minutes and then added a goal and two assists in 18 playoff games.
Eager was dealt to Atlanta on June 24 with forward ...
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