Sullivan lands with Coyotes
|Steve Sullivan signed a one-year contract to play for the Coyotes next season. (Jocelyn Malette/QMI Agency/Files)
GLENDALE, ARIZ. - The Phoenix Coyotes signed free agent forward Steve Sullivan on Wednesday to a one-year contract.
Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but multiple reports say it's worth $1.85 million.
"We are very pleased to welcome Steve to the Coyotes," said Phoenix general manager Don Maloney. "Steve is an intelligent player who adds skill to our lineup and will help improve our power play. He is a great addition to our roster."
Sullivan totaled 17 goals and 48 points in 79 regular-season games, adding six points in six playoff appearances for the Pittsburgh Penguins last season.
Since breaking into the NHL with New Jersey in 1996, the 37-year-old Timmins, Ont., native has compiled 283 goals and 730 points over 969 games while skating for the Devils, Maple Leafs, Blackhawks, Predators and Penguins.