The New Jersey Devils today signed defenseman Yohann Auvitu to a one-year, two-way, entry level contract. The announcement was made by Executive Vice President/General Manager Ray Shero.
Auvitu, 26, spent last season with HIFK Helsinki in Finland’s top professional league, SM-Liiga. He was named the League’s Best Defenseman and to the First All-Star Team.
He recently represented his home country of France at the World Championship.
-Please see the attached press release for complete details.