Jets bring in first-round pick Ehlers

09/02/2014 5:33 PM

09/02/2014 5:41 PM

Winnipeg, MB ( - The Winnipeg Jets agreed to terms with 2014 first-round pick Nikolaj Ehlers on a three-year, entry-level contract on Tuesday.

Ehlers posted 104 points (49G, 55A) over 63 regular-season games with the Halifax Mooseheads of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League in 2013-14. He added 11 goals and 17 assists in 16 postseason contests.

The 18-year-old native of Denmark, who stands 5-foot-11 and 163 pounds, was taken with the ninth overall pick in June's draft.

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