Published April 03 2008
Wild sign former fourth-round pick JonesST. PAUL – The Minnesota Wild signed 2004 fourth-round draft pick Ryan Jones on Wednesday.
Jones scored 31 goals and had 18 assists in 42 games for Miami of Ohio this season. He ranked second in the nation in goals and seventh in points and is a finalist for the Hobey Baker Award, given annually to the top player in college hockey.
The senior is second in RedHawks’ career scoring and will be assigned to the Wild’s AHL team in Houston.