Louis Blues Executive Vice President and General Manager Doug Armstrong
announced today the club has signed goaltender Jordan Binnington.
18, was drafted by the Blues in the third round, 88th overall in the
2011 Entry Draft. The 6’2”, 167-pound goaltender made his professional
debut with the Peoria Rivermen on April 15 and made 35 saves in a 3-1 loss to
the Chicago Wolves. He had recently completed his third season with the Ontario Hockey League’s (OHL) Owen
Sound Attack, posting a 21-17-0-1 record in 39 games which includes a 2.99
goals against average and .906 save percentage. In three seasons with the
Attack, Binnington is 54-39-2-6 in 107 games.
spring, Binnington was named the Most Outstanding Goaltender of the 2011
Memorial Cup, posting a 1-2 record with a tournament-best goals against average of 1.42 and
save percentage of .951. The Richmond Hill, Ontario native had a
27-12-1-4 record in 46 games with one shutout in 2010-11, posting a 3.05 goals against average and a .899 save