The St. Louis Blues
announced Tuesday that the club has agreed to terms with 36-year-old center Derek Armstrong
to a two-way contract.
Armstrong played in 56 games with the Los Angeles Kings
last season, scoring 5 goals and adding 4 assists for 9 points, along with 63 penalty minutes. He spent the last six seasons with the Kings after brief appearances with the Islanders, Ottawa Senators
and New York Rangers
, as well as a season in Switzerland.
His best offensive season was 2006-07, when he had 11 goals and 33 assists for 44 points with the Kings. His career high in goals is 14, in 2003-04.
The 6-foot, 197-pounder has played in 471 NHL games, scoring 72 goals and 149 assists for 221 points with 353 PIM. The Ottawa native was originally selected by the New York Islanders
in the sixth round (No. 128) in the 1992 Entry Draft.