Paul Stastny signed a one-year, $3.75 million contract with the Winnipeg Jets on Monday.
The 35-year-old center scored 29 points (13 goals, 16 assists) in 56 regular-season games with the Jets this season, and two points (one goal, one assist) in six Stanley Cup Playoff games.
Stastny could have become an unrestricted free agent Wednesday.
Selected by the Colorado Avalanche in the second round (No. 44) of the 2005 NHL Draft, Stastny has scored 755 points (263 goals, 492 assists) in 1,001 regular-season games with the Avalanche, St. Louis Blues, Vegas Golden Knights, and Jets, and 69 points (26 goals, 43 assists) in 103 playoff games.