Arizona Coyotes General Manager Bill Armstrong announced today that the Coyotes have signed goaltender Anson Thornton to a three-year entry-level contract. As per club policy, terms of the contract were not disclosed.

"We are very pleased to sign Anson," said Armstrong. "He is a big, athletic goaltender who displayed tremendous poise and calmness in net for us during camp. We look forward to watching him continue to develop."