Maple Leafs sign Toronto native Winnik to one-year contract

TSN.ca Staff
7/28/2014 7:54:20 PM
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The Toronto Maple Leafs signed forward Daniel Winnik to a one-year contract on Monday.

According to ESPN's Craig Custance, the deal is worth $1.3 million.

The 29-year-old scored six goals and added 24 assists with a plus-6 rating over 76 games last season with the Anaheim Ducks. He added one assist in nine playoff games.

He is coming off a two-year contract worth an average annual value of $1.8 million.

Winnik has 49 goals and 101 assists in 490 career games with the Ducks, San Jose Sharks, Colorado Avalanche and Phoenix Coyotes.

The Toronto native was selected by Phoenix in the ninth round (265th overall) of the 2004 NHL Entry Draft.

Winnik on coming home, increased attention

Daniel Winnik and Andrew Cogliano  (Photo: Mike Ridewood/Getty Images)


(Photo: Mike Ridewood/Getty Images)

Leafs' Offseason Moves


F Daniel Winnik, F Leo Komarov, F Matt Frattin, F Petri Kontiola, F Mike Santorelli, F David Booth, D Stephane Robidas, D Roman Polak


F Mason Raymond, F David Bolland, F Nikolai Kulemin, F Jay McClement, F Jerry D'Amigo, D Tim Gleason, D Carl Gunnarsson, D TJ Brennan, G Drew MacIntyre

Leafs' 2014-15 Cap Hits


Phil Kessel - $8 million

Joffrey Lupul - $5.25 million

David Clarkson - $5.25 million

J. Van Riemsdyk - $4.25 million

Tyler Bozak - $4.25 million

Leo Komarov - $2.95 million

Nazem Kadri - $2.9 million

Mike Santorelli - $1.5 million

Daniel Winnik - $1.3 million

David Booth - $1.1 million

Petri Kontiola - $1.1 million

Colton Orr - $925,000

Carter Ashton - $850,000

Matt Frattin - $800,000

Peter Holland - $775,000

Troy Bodie - $600,000

Trevor Smith - $550,000


Dion Phaneuf - $7 million

Jake Gardiner - $4.05 million

Cody Franson - $3.3 million

Stephane Robidas - $3 million

Roman Polak - $2.75 million

Morgan Rielly - $894,167


Jonathan Bernier - $2.9 million

James Reimer - $2.3 million

Players signed: 25

Retained Salary/Carryover: $2.48 M

Leafs' Cap Payroll: $68.64 M

2014-15 NHL Cap: $69.0 M

Source: Capgeek

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