Maple Leafs re-sign Carl Gunnarsson

Updated: June 14, 2011, 6:41 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

TORONTO -- The Toronto Maple Leafs have re-signed Swedish defenseman Carl Gunnarsson to a two-year contract.

The deal was worth $1.4 million in the 2011-12 season and $1.25 million in 2012-13, a source told ESPN.com.

The restricted free agent had 20 points, with four goals and 16 assists, in 68 games last season to go with 14 penalty minutes.

The 6-foot-2, 196-pound Gunnarsson was Toronto's sixth choice (189th overall) in the 2007 draft. He has seven goals and 28 assists in 111 career games with the Leafs.

Gunnarsson won a silver medal with Sweden at this year's world championships.

Information from ESPN.com's Pierre LeBrun and The Associated Press was used in this report.

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