Goalie Jordan Parise joins brother Zach on Devils

Updated: July 14, 2006, 5:11 PM ET
Associated Press

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Goaltender Jordan Parise joined his brother, Zach, as a member of the Devils on Friday, signing his first professional contract with New Jersey.

Terms weren't immediately available.

The older brother of forward Zach Parise, the goaltender played the last three seasons for the University of North Dakota, posting a 55-20-7 record with 10 shutouts. He had a 2.14 goals-against average.

This past season, he reached career highs in games played (34), wins (24), and shutouts (6). Parise completed his collegiate playing career as North Dakota's all-time leader in goals-against average, while finishing second in victories and shutouts.

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