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Devils sign forward Bobby Butler

Thursday, 08.09.2012 / 6:11 PM / News

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Devils sign forward Bobby Butler

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - The New Jersey Devils signed forward Bobby Butler to a two-way contract Thursday. Details of the deal weren't disclosed.

The former New Hampshire player had six goals and 10 assists in 56 regular-season games for Ottawa last season. In two seasons with the Senators, he had 16 goals and 21 assists in 94 games.

In four seasons at New Hampshire, he had 61 goals and 60 assists in 153 games.

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