Brodeur signs 1-year deal with Senators

Backup goaltender Mike Brodeur has signed a one-year contract

with the Ottawa Senators, after spending most of last season with

their AHL affiliate in Binghamton.

The 27-year-old Brodeur was recalled to Ottawa twice last

season, going 3-0-0 with a 1.00 goals-against average and a .966

save percentage. He went 13-13-2 with a 3.06 goals-against average

and .899 save percentage in 36 games for Binghamton.

Terms of his new, two-way contract were not disclosed


The 6-foot-2 native of Calgary was the 211th overall pick by the

Chicago Blackhawks in the 2003 NHL draft.