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Blues sign Cracknell to contract extension

May 24, 2013, 10:09 PM EDT

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Adam Cracknell, who was, when in the lineup, a physical force in the opening round of the Stanley Cup playoffs, has re-signed a contract extension with the St. Louis Blues, according to Jeremy Rutherford of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

As per Rutherford, it is one-year, one-year contract, worth $600,000.

Cracknell himself broke the news via Twitter, tweeting Friday afternoon that he was, “Excited to be back with the Blues for next season.”

During the lockout-shortened regular season, the 27-year-old Cracknell scored twice and had six points in 20 games.

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