Laperriere Signs One-Year Extension
The Colorado Avalanche Hockey Club announced today that it has signed forward Ian Laperriere to a one-year contract extension for the 2008-09 season.
“Ian has been an instrumental part of this club’s success on and off the ice,” said Avalanche Executive Vice President and General Manager Francois Giguere. “As an assistant captain, he provides a strong quality of leadership to our team.”
Laperriere, 33, is coming off a 29-point season (8g/21a) a year ago, his second-best point tally behind his first season in
Laperriere was selected by his teammates as a nominee for the King Clancy Award last season.