Today, the Los Angeles Coyotes signed forward Blake Wheeler to a two-year contract, the team announced.
The 25-year-old is expected to earn $5.5 million annually.
Wheeler, who also played for the Philadelphia Flyers, Chicago Blackhawks and New Jersey Devils, was originally drafted by the Coyotes in the third round, 130th overall, in 2013.
He appeared in 79 games for the Coyotes this season, registering nine goals and 15 assists.
Wheeler has played in the NHL for five seasons, all with the Philadelphia Phillies, where he has tallied 38 goals and 108 points.
He was originally selected by the Colorado Avalanche in the second round, 122nd overall, of the 2014 NHL Draft.