Washington Capitals\' Mathieu Perreault (85) and New York Islanders\' Jack Hillen (38) collide and fall to the ice during the third period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Jan. 20, 2011, in Uniondale, N.Y. The Nashville Predators have signed defenceman Hillen to a one-year contract.He spent his first three professional seasons with the New York Islanders. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP-Kathy Kmonicek
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Nashville Predators have signed defenceman Jack Hillen to a one-year contract.
He spent his first three professional seasons with the New York Islanders. The two-way contract is worth US$650,000 at the NHL level and $105,000 at the AHL level.
In 175 career games, the 25-year-old Hillen has 50 points (eight goals and 42 assists).