Winnipeg Jets sign Thomas Milic to entry-level deal

The off-season work has already begun for the Winnipeg Jets just days after their playoff elimination.

The Jets signed goalie Thomas Milic to a three-year entry-level contract worth an average of $841,700 per season on Friday.

The 21-year-old started the season in the ECHL with the Norfolk Admirals, but by the end of the campaign he was the number one goalie with the AHL’s Manitoba Moose.

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He appeared in 33 AHL games and had a 19-9-2 record with a 2.72 goals against average. He was chosen as the AHL Player of the Week in March.

The Jets selected Milic in the fifth round (151st overall) in the 2023 NHL Draft.

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