Tyler Motte in the federal capital

Tyler Motte in the Federal Capital


The Ottawa Senators have signed forward Tyler Motte to a one-year contract. 

On Wednesday, the Daily Faceoff site learned that the An unrestricted free agent will receive a salary of $1.35 million.

The 27-year-old skater will wear a fifth uniform in the National Hockey League (NHL). He previously played with the Chicago Blackhawks, Columbus Blue Jackets, Vancouver Canucks and New York Rangers.

Last year, with those last two teams, he hit the mark seven times and had eight assists for 15 points in 58 games. He also had two goals in 15 playoff games with the Blueshirts.

In his NHL career, Motte had 35 goals and 27 assists for 62 points in 269 regular season games.