Blues sign forward T.J. Oshie to a five-year, $20.875 million extension

Friday July 20th, 2012

The St. Louis Blues on Thursday announced that they had signed forward T.J. Oshie to a five-year contract extension.

Here's Oshie's reaction on his official Twitter feed:

Oshie, 25, was the 24th overall pick in the 2005 draft. He has 63 goals and 175 points in 262 games over four seasons with the Blues. While he tied for the team lead this past season with a career-high 54 points, he has never had a 20-goal campaign.

Jeremy Rutherford of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch weighs in with this analysis:

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