Ducks re-sign Vatanen

07/22/2014 2:26 PM

07/22/2014 2:31 PM

Anaheim, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Anaheim Ducks re-signed defenseman Sami Vatanen to a two-year contract on Tuesday.

Vatanen, 23, scored six goals and had 15 assists in 48 games for the Ducks last season. He was tied for fifth in goals and sixth in plus/minus (plus-9) among rookie defensemen.

The native of Finland, who took home the bronze medal during the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, has tallied eight goals and 15 assists in 56 career NHL games.

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