Pens sign Asham for another year

Pittsburgh Penguins Arron Asham. (REUTERS/David DeNoma)

Pittsburgh Penguins Arron Asham. (REUTERS/David DeNoma)

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, Last Updated: 11:12 PM ET

Pittsburgh, PA – The Pittsburgh Penguins have re-signed forward Arron Asham to a one-year, $775,000 contract.

After signing with Pittsburgh as a free agent last offseason, Asham posted five goals and six assists in 44 regular-season games and led the team with three goals in seven postseason contests.

Asham, 33, was originally drafted by Montreal in the third round -- 71st overall -- of the 1996 NHL Entry Draft and broke into the NHL with the Canadiens in 1998-99.

For his career, Asham has recorded 87 goals and 103 assists in 692 regular- season games with the Canadiens, Islanders, Devils, Flyers and Penguins.


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