Senators sign D Wiercioch to three-year, $6M deal

The Sports Network

7/22/2013 1:05:22 PM

Ottawa, ON (Sports Network) - The Ottawa Senators re-signed defenceman Patrick Wiercioch to a three-year, $6 million contract on Monday.

The contract has an annual average value of $2 million against the salary cap.

Wiercioch had five goals and 14 assists in 42 games with the Senators last season.

Originally selected by Ottawa in the second round of the 2008 draft, Wiercioch made his NHL debut during the 2010-11 season. The 22-year-old has five goals and 16 assists in 50 career games.