Jets agree to two-way contract with forward Gabriel Bourque

Former Colorado Avalanche left wing Gabriel Bourque (57) has agreed to a two-way contract with the Winnipeg Jets. (Darryl Dyck/CP)

The Winnipeg Jets have agreed to a one-year, two-way contract with free agent forward Gabriel Bourque.

The contract pays Bourque $700,000 at the NHL level.

Bourque, 28, is an eight-year NHL veteran. Last season in 55 games with the Colorado Avalanche, he had two goals and eight points. He also had one goal in 12 playoff games.

Originally a fifth-round pick by the Nashville Predators in 2009, the Rimouski, Que., native has 38 goals and 97 points in 361 games with the Predators and Avalanche.

August 26, 2019

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Gabriel Bourque
Left Wing
AGE: 29

SIGNED BY
Winnipeg Jets
LENGTH
1 Year
CONTRACT TYPE
Free Agency
SALARY CAP HIT
$700,000
TOTAL
$700,000

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