Canes sign Jared Staal, Michal Jordan to one-year contracts

Posted by Chip Alexander on July 3, 2014 

The Canes on Thursday agreed to terms with defenseman Michal Jordan and forward Jared Staal on one-year, two-way contracts.

Jordan will be paid $550,000 on the NHL level or $200,000 on the American Hockey League level, with a guarantee of $225,000. Staal will receive $550,000 on the NHL level or $65,000 on the AHL level.

Jordan, 23, completed his fourth professional season in 2013-14, leading all Checkers defensemen with 21 assists. He played in 70 of Charlotte’s 76 games last season.

Staal, 23, is the younger brother of the Canes' Eric and Jordan Staal. He played in 50 games with the Checkers, notching two goals and earning five assists.

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