Chicago Blackhawks center Michal Handzus and St. Louis Blues center Steve Ott fight in Game 4 of a first-round NHL hockey playoff series in Chicago, Ill. on Wednesday, April 23, 2014. The Blues have re-signed Ott to a two-year contract. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP/Daily Herald, John Starks
ST. LOUIS - The St. Louis Blues have re-signed forward Steve Ott to a two-year contract.
The 31-year-old Ott, who was acquired in the Ryan Miller deal from Buffalo, had three assists and 37 penalty minutes in 23 regular-season games. In six playoff games, he added two assists and 14 penalty minutes.
Ott had been the Sabres captain before the trade on Feb. 28. He's an 11-year veteran and former 2000 first-round pick of the Stars.