Camper, 25, split last season between the American Hockey League's Providence Bruins and Springfield Falcons, scoring 12 goals and 51 points. He played in 41 games with Providence before being traded from the Boston Bruins organization to the Columbus Blue Jackets on Feb. 7. He completed the season by playing 19 games with the Falcons. In five playoff games with Springfield, he had one goal and four assists.
Camper played in three NHL games with the Bruins in 2011-12 and scored one goal.
When somebody goes out and is there to score goals, but is also there to make some big hits, fight, do all of those things, and he has a great mustache, it was great to see him get that hit and get everybody going.
— Colin Wilson on teammate Eric Nystrom, who scored a goal in Predators' win vs. Kings