Wild re-sign forward Ryan Donato to two-year, $3.8M contract

Ryan Donato scored the winning goal in overtime and the Minnesota Wild defeated the St. Louis Blues.

The Minnesota Wild have re-signed forward Ryan Donato to a two-year, $3.8 million contract, the team announced Tuesday.

Donato, 23, was acquired from the Boston Bruins, along with a fourth-round selection in the 2019 NHL Draft, in exchange for Charlie Coyle on Feb. 20, 2019.

As a member of the Wild, Donato recorded four goals and 16 points in 22 contests, including six multi-point games. As a Bruin, he tallied six goals and nine points in 34 games.

In the AHL, Donato posted two goals and five points in three games with the Iowa Wild, along with seven goals and 12 points in 18 games with the Providence Bruins.

Donato has represented the United States twice in international competition, leading the U.S. in goals and scoring at the 2018 Winter Olympics and winning bronze at the 2016 World Juniors.

July 16, 2019

|


Ryan Donato
Left Wing
AGE: 23
LENGTH:
2 Years
CONTRACT TYPE:
Re-signing
SALARY CAP HIT:
$1.9 million
TOTAL:
$3.8 million

When submitting content, please abide by our submission guidelines, and avoid posting profanity, personal attacks or harassment. Should you violate our submissions guidelines, we reserve the right to remove your comments and block your account. Sportsnet reserves the right to close a story’s comment section at any time.