The St. Louis Blues retained some depth on Monday, handing Danny Kristo a one-year, two-way contract, according to TVA’s Renaud Lavoie.
Kristo hasn’t seen any NHL action at this point in his career, most recently playing for the Blues’ AHL affiliate, the Chicago Wolves.
They’ve only missed the playoffs once in the last decade and won at least one round in all but two of those postseason runs.
Kristo was a second-rounder (56th overall by Montreal in 2008). If he’s going to make it to the NHL, one would assume it would happen soon at 26.
Here’s how the deal breaks down: