St. Louis Blues forward T.J. Oshie has filed for salary arbitration, according to the Post-Dispatch's Jeremy Rutherford. GM Doug Armstrong says the team wants to work out a long-term deal with Oshie.
NHLPA confirms that #stlblues forward T.J. Oshie has filed for salary arbitration.— Jeremy Rutherford (@jprutherford) July 5, 2012
More Armstrong on Oshie: "Our goal is to work out a long-term deal. We think that he showed us last year that he's a very good NHL player."— Jeremy Rutherford (@jprutherford) July 5, 2012
Oshie, who is a restricted free agent, put up 54 (19 G, 35 A) points in 80 regular season games with St. Louis during the 2011-12 season.