St Louis Blues' Patrik Berglund (21) skates with the puck as Columbus Blue Jackets' Jared Boll gives chase during the first period of an NHL hockey game Sunday, April 3, 2011, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Terry Gilliam) By Terry Gilliam
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Forward Patrik Berglund, who set career highs in his third NHL season, has signed a two-year contract with the St. Louis Blues.
The 22-year-old Berglund had personal bests with 81 games, 52 points, 22 goals, 30 assists and a team-leading eight power play goals. Playing for silver medal-winning Sweden, Berglund also was a tournament all-star at the World Championship in Slovakia.
Berglund was a first-round pick of the 2006 draft, going with the 25th pick. In 228 games with St. Louis, Berglund has 56 goals and 69 assists.
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