Jets Sign C.J. Suess to Two-Year ContractBy: Manitoba Moose Staff | Published: October 10th 2020
The Winnipeg Jets announced today they have agreed to terms with forward C.J. Suess on a two-year, two-way contract with an average annual value in the NHL of $725,000.
Suess, 26, made his NHL debut for the Jets on Nov. 1/19 against the San Jose Sharks. The native of Forest Lake, Minn. played 57 games for the Manitoba Moose last season and recorded 27 points (14G, 13A) and 33 penalty minutes. Suess, Winnipeg’s fifth round pick (129th overall) in the 2014 NHL Draft, played just 26 games in an injury-shortened season for Manitoba in 2018-19 and had 12 points (8G, 4A) and six PIMs.