• SHARE:
  • email
  • Bookmark and Share

Ottawa Senators ink U.S. college defenceman Chris Wideman to two-year deal

OTTAWA - The Ottawa Senators signed U.S. college defenceman Chris Wideman to a two-year entry-level contract Wednesday.

The St. Louis native played 41 games with the Miami (Ohio) Redhawks in 2011-12, registering 24 points (four goals, 20 assists) and 40 penalty minutes.

In four years with the Redhawks, the 22-year-old recorded 95 points (12 goals, 83 assists) and 191 penalty minutes in 163 games.

Originally drafted by the Senators in the fourth round, 100th overall, in the 2009 NHL draft, Wideman has participated in the team's annual development camp each of the last three summers.

More Stories

Prospect Ehlers scores first pre-season goal as Jets edge Senators 2-1

WINNIPEG - Nikolaj Ehlers wasn't sure what to do when he scored his first goal with the Winnipeg...

Jared Cowen looks to put past disappointments with Senators behind him

OTTAWA - Jared Cowen is only 23, but the Ottawa Senators expect him to raise his game and offer...

Avalanche sign forward Cody McLeod, defenceman Brad Stuart to contract extensions

DENVER - The Colorado Avalanche signed forward Cody McLeod and defenceman Brad Stuart to contact...

Predators agree to terms on new deal with defenceman Ryan Ellis

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Nashville Predators have agreed to terms on a new deal with defenceman...
blog comments powered by Disqus

THN on Twitter

Do you think Marian Hossa belongs in the Hockey Hall of Fame?




Contests

Our Partners