The Arizona Coyotes, parent club of the AHL’s Tucson Roadrunners, have signed goaltender Justin Peters, forwards Chris Mueller and Garret Ross and defensemen Jamie McBain and Jarred Tinordi to one-year, two-way contracts.
The 28-year-old McBain recorded two goals and seven assists, a plus-2 rating and six penalty minutes in 44 games with the Los Angeles Kings last season. The 6-foot-1, 193-pound native of Edina, Minn., has collected 30 goals and 80 assists for 110 points in 345 career NHL games with the Kings, Buffalo Sabres and Carolina Hurricanes.
McBain also appeared in three AHL games with Ontario in 2015-16, collecting one goal and one assist. He has 10 goals and 37 assists for 47 points in 86 career AHL games with Ontario, Manchester and Albany.
McBain was originally drafted by the Hurricanes in the second round (63rd overall) in the 2006 Entry Draft.
The 24-year-old Ross posted seven goals and 13 assists for 20 points and 109 PIM in 65 games with the Rockford IceHogs (AHL) in 2015-16.
The 6-foot, 176-pound native of Dearborn Heights, Mich., has collected 43 goals and 54 assists for 97 points and 292 PIM in 210 career AHL games.
Ross was originally drafted by the Chicago Blackhawks in the fifth round (139th overall) in the 2012 Entry Draft.
The 24-year-old Tinordi played in seven games with the Coyotes last season and has recorded six assists with 78 PIM in 53 career NHL games with Montreal and Arizona. He also appeared in six AHL games with St. John’s in 2015-16, tallying two assists.
The Burnsville, Minn., native was originally drafted in the first round (22nd overall) by the Canadiens in the 2010 Entry Draft. He has six goals and 25 assists for 31 points in 164 career AHL games with St. John’s and Hamilton.
The 29-year-old Peters backstopped the Hershey Bears to the 2016 Calder Cup Finals, going 11-9 with a 2.13 goals-against average, a .922 save percentage and two shutouts in 20 postseason appearances.
During the 2015-16 regular season, Peters appeared in 37 games for Hershey, going 17-8-7 (3.04, .896) with one shutout.
The 10-year pro from Blyth, Ont., has played 258 AHL games with Hershey, Charlotte and Albany, compiling a record of 116-104-17 with a 2.75 GAA, a .908 save percentage and 15 shutouts. He participated in the AHL All-Star Classic in 2010 and 2013.
Originally drafted by Carolina in the second round of the 2004 NHL Entry Draft, Peters has a 25-37-9 record (3.08, .901) in 80 career NHL games with Carolina and Washington.
Mueller, 30, registered 20 goals and 37 assists for 57 points in 63 games with the AHL’s San Diego Gulls in 2015-16, his fourth career 20-goal season.
The native of West Seneca, N.Y., added four goals and seven assists for 11 points in nine Calder Cup Playoff games.
Mueller has skated in 510 career AHL games with San Diego, Hartford, Texas, Milwaukee, Lake Erie and Grand Rapids, notching 151 goals and 192 assists for 343 points. He has added 23 goals and 25 assists for 48 points in 68 postseason games and was a member of Texas’s Calder Cup championship team in 2014. Mueller participated in the AHL All-Star Classic in 2012.
Mueller has totaled three goals and seven assists in 53 career NHL games with Nashville, Dallas and the N.Y. Rangers.