Long-rumored to be the key piece of a deal for Ottawa C Jason Spezza, today the Blues announced that Patrik Berglund to a 3-Year deal. The total value of the contact is $11.1 million, which means the annual cap hit is 3.7 million. From JR on Twitter:
Berglund's deal is $11.1 million ($3.7 AAV). #stlblues— Jeremy Rutherford (@jprutherford) June 26, 2014 - TechnoViking is coming off of a 1-year "show me" contract season that, well ... didn't show us as much as we'd like. Is this merely the first step for a big trade, or something more mundane? Stay Tuned, and speculate below.