Saku Koivu signs with Ducks

Posted by Neil in Anaheim Ducks,Breaking News on July 8, 2009 — No Comments

From TSN.ca:

After spending his entire 13-year career in Montreal, Saku Koivu will be calling Orange County his home. The Anaheim Ducks have signed the free agent centre to a one-year, $3.25 million contract. Koivu, 34, had been the Canadiens’ second-longest serving captain in team history.

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Great move by the Ducks to sign the centre to a reasonable one year deal.  After everyone assumed he would be going to the Wild to join his bro, the Ducks get a veteran centre to team up with fellow fin Teemu Selanne.