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Phoenix Coyotes sign forward Tobias Rieder to 3-year, entry level deal; Obtained from Oilers

GLENDALE, Ariz. – The Phoenix Coyotes have signed forward Tobias Rieder to a three-year, entry-level contract.

Coyotes general manager Don Maloney announced the signing Monday, but didn’t release any financial details. Rieder was acquired from the Edmonton Oilers in a March 29 trade for fellow junior forward Kale Kessy.

The 20-year-old Rieder was a fourth-round draft pick of Edmonton in 2011 and is a native of Landshut, Germany. Rieder had 27 goals and 29 assists in 52 games this season for the Kitchener Rangers in the Ontario Hockey League.

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He led the team in points and ranked second in goals and assists.