posted on Aug, 6 2004 @ 11:55 AM
Buffalo, NY (Sports Network) - The Buffalo Sabres announced Friday the re- signing of left wing Jochen Hecht to a one-year contract.
The 27-year-old Hecht registered a career-high 52 points last season, despite playing in just 64 games due to a pre-season injury. The 27-year-old
German broke his left arm in an exhibition game against Columbus, but returned to record 15 goals and 37 assists with an impressive plus-minus rating
Hecht has 73 goals and 123 assists in 333 NHL games with Edmonton, St. Louis and the Sabres. He avoided an arbitration hearing that was scheduled for
Hecht is also a member of the German national team.