Torey Krug signed a seven-year, $45.5 million contract with the St. Louis Blues on Friday. It has an average annual value of $6.5 million.
The 29-year-old defenseman scored 49 points (nine goals, 40 assists) in 61 games with the Boston Bruins last season and scored at least 51 points in three straight seasons prior.
Krug had six assists in 13 Stanley Cup Playoff games last season.
Signed by Boston as an undrafted free agent on March 25, 2012, Krug has 337 points (67 goals, 270 assists) in 523 regular-season games with the Bruins and 52 points (11 goals, 41 assists) in 75 playoff games.