St. Louis, MO (Sports Network) - The St. Louis Blues avoided arbitration with T.J. Oshie and signed the forward to a new five-year contract worth an average of $4.175 million per season.

Oshie, 25, had 19 goals and 35 assists in 80 games last season. Selected by the Blues with the 24th overall pick of the 2005 NHL Entry Draft, Oshie has 63 goals and 112 assists in his career.

"Couldn't be more happy to resign for another 5 years with the Blues," Oshie said via Twitter.

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