McLeod signs three-year, $3.5 million deal with Avalanche

Associated Press/

6/4/2012 8:47:23 PM

DENVER -- The Colorado Avalanche signed Cody McLeod through 2014-15.

McLeod willl earn $3.5 million over the three year term of the contract.

The 27-year-old forward had 11 points in 75 games for the Avalanche last season, when he compiled a team-high 164 penalty minutes.

McLeod signed with Colorado in 2006 as an undrafted free agent. He has 66 career points and 773 penalty minutes in 348 career games.