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Wild re-signs Anas to two-year, two-way deal

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The following article appeared on www.nhl.com on Monday, April 30, 2018 featuring former Quinnipiac standout Sam Anas.

By Minnesota Wild Staff

ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Wild Senior Vice President of Hockey Operations Brent Flahr today announced the National Hockey League club has re-signed forward Sam Anas to a two-year, two-way contract.

Anas, 24, led the Iowa Wild of the American Hockey League and set a single-season franchise record with 26 goals in 70 games, ranking second on the club in assists (35) and points (61) in 2017-18. The native of Potomac, Md., led the Wild and ranked T-4th in the AHL with four shootout goals, ranked T-11th amongst AHL players in scoring, and T-13th in goals. 

The 5-foot-8, 160-pound forward also set franchise records for longest point streak (10 games, Dec. 5-28) and tied for longest goal streak (six games, Dec. 13-22) in 2017-18. Additionally, he was named Iowa's IOA/American Specialty AHL Man of the Year for his outstanding contributions to the Des Moines community during the 2017-18 season.

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